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$362,541A nifty godsend in the form of cash

$362,541A nifty godsend in the form of cash

Montréal, February 5, 2018 – On January 24, Côte-Nord resident Jérôme Tremblay pocketed $362,541 while playing Odds of the Gods on Loto-Québec’s online gaming website, lotoquebec.com.



  • Game: Odds of the Gods
  • Prize won: $362,541
  • Date of win: January 24, 2018
  • Winners’ place of residence: Côte-Nord
  • Date and claim centre: January 27, 2018 at the Casino de Charlevoix, La Malbaie



  • Mr. Tremblay won $362,541 playing his favourite game, Odds of the Gods.
  • Currently renovating and going through a career change, the lucky winner says the timing could not be better. “I was in shock! It was a short night...”
  • He was alone when he realized how much he had won, so he hurried to call his mother and sister to give them the news.
  • He plans to take a few trips, including one with his mother, and spoil his loved ones


About Loto-Québec

Loto-Québec’s mission is to responsibly and efficiently manage games of chance in a controlled and measured fashion, in the interest of all Quebecers. Entertainment is at the heart of its activities. In 2017, Loto-Québec paid out 107 prizes worth $1 million or more and created 132 millionaires. Gagnant à vie! and Grande Vie lotteries have provided 29 lucky winners with a lifetime annuity.


Patrice Lavoie
Corporate Director, Public Affairs, Press Relations and Social Media

Danny Racine
Communications Advisor

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