Competing well together
At the Estriedanse competition that was held in Granby on January 26th, a local dancer came home with a gold medal in the Modern Dance category. Vanessa Trepanier-Lussier, of Stanstead, received the gold medal along with her dance partner, Sebastien Lapointe who is better known for his figure skating with Skate Canada, at the bronze level of social dance. Vanessa and Sebastien have been competing together for three years now and are doing well. Vanessa, daughter of Marise Trepanier and Roger Lussier, has been practising ballet since she was four years of age. Sebastien, who lives in Montreal, has been figure skating since childhood.