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$141,000Everything came up yellow for Jean!

$141,000Everything came up yellow for Jean!

Montréal, July 26, 2019 — On June 30, Capitale-Nationale resident Jean Talbot pocketed $141,000 while playing Chain Reactors Super Trails on Loto-Québec’s online gaming website, lotoquebec.com.


In summary

  • Game: Chain Reactors Super Trails
  • Prize won: $141,000
  • Date of win: June 30, 2019
  • Winner’s place of residence: Capitale-Nationale
  • Claim date and location: July 5, 2019, at the Salon de jeux de Québec



  • On June 30, Jean Talbot was playing the Chain Reactors Super Trails slot game when there was an eruption of little yellow smiley faces on his phone’s screen. “They wouldn’t stop filling the screen!” recalls the winner, who took home the $141,000 progressive jackpot.

  • Elated with his win, Jean says he plans to treat himself and his loved ones, as well as pay off the brand-new car he bought recently. 


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. Between January 1 and July 23, 2019, Loto-Québec paid out 46 prizes of $1,000,000 or more, turning 48 people into millionaires. The Gagnant à vie and Grande Vie lotteries have provided 15 lucky winners with a lifetime annuity. Winners of large prizes are listed on the Winners page of the Lotteries site.


Patrice Lavoie
Corporate Director, Media and Public Affairs

Samuel Larochelle
Public Affairs Advisor

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