Zé brings balance to the team as the only racer from the world's other powerhouse gravity nation of Portugal. He sustained his country's reputation for excellence in 2018 with impressive results both on the domestic and world stage.
How did you start riding enduro?
I started with downhill in 2006 because I saw a race near my house. Then, in 2012, I crossed over to enduro
How do you train for enduro?
What’s your riding style?
Smooth and sometimes aggressive
What’s been your best result up to now?
5th overall in the 2018 Enduro World Series
6th place in the 2018 Enduro World Series, Round 7
Tell us about your favorite race.
Fast and steep with some jumps is my perfect combo
What do you do off the bike?
I like to have fun with my friends, and ride motocross.
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