Céleste Dao nominated for a Maurice Prize

Golf player Céleste Dao was very successful on the courses in 2018, earning her a nomination at the SPORTSQUÉBEC’s 46th Gala. 

The athlete from Notre-Dame-de-l’Île-Perrot is a nominee in the Canadian Level Female Athlete’s category, alongside road cyclist Simone Boilard and canoeist Sophia Jensen.

In the last year, Céleste Dao was crowned Canadian Junior Champion, and finished fifth at the World Junior Championship. She got the same result at the Junior World Cup, where she also won the bronze medal with her teammates in the team competition.

The SPORTSQUÉBEC’s 46th Gala will be held on May 8th in Montréal. A total of 57 nominees were revealed in all the 20 categories.