RACING EXPERIENCE

“I started racing as a teenager, with my first focus on all terrain races in Portugal. Later on, I made my foray into international rallies, and I made the Dakar in 2019 and 2020.”

WHY MOTORSPORTS

“Motorsport has always been my passion, and I grew up in the countryside. The terrains there were perfect for riding. Then, as a teenager, I started participating in some races and loved it.”

MOST MEMORABLE EXPERIENCE

“The moment when I crossed the finish line of Dakar 2019, and finished in the top 20 as a result.”

MOST CHALLENGING RALLY EXPERIENCE

“In Dakar 2019, I had to cover a lot of distance with a defect mousse. And in the following liaison, I had to ride without a tire.”

PRE-RACE RITUAL

“Yes I do, but sorry guys, they are secret!”

BEST PART OF THE JOB

“Everything about it is nice. To be honest, it’s a dream job!”

Side Hustle

“In the off-season, I like to ride with my friends. We all do some tours around the countryside. I also like to go surfing.”