Rodrigo Terpins started gaining popularity about ten years ago He had already established a career in the retail industry in Brazil when he decided to pursue his passion for radical motoring. Rodrigo Tepirins then started taking part in off-road rally driving and has been actively focusing on the sport ever since.
In terms of his career in the retail industry, Rodrigo Terpins started out in1991 at the Lojas Marisa as their Director of Operations. He worked there for sixteen years and moved on in 2007 around the time he started racing in off-road rally driving. During his sixteen years at the Lojas Marisa, Rodrigo Terpins was responsible for planning the strategy of the business, working in the auto retail of the company and electronic commerce. For the past ten years, Rodrigo Terpins has been working as Director of the T5 Participacoes. The corporation is based in Sao Paulo, Brazil and works in the consulting industry.
In off-road rally driving, Rodrigo Terpins races with his younger brother, Michel Terpins. The two have a huge passion for sports in general as they have taken after their father, Jack Terpins, who used to play basketball professionally. The two are most known for their Bull Sertoes rally tea, established around the annual Sertoes rally. The competition lasts for ten days and gathers a large grown of fans of Brazilian off-road rally driving.
The Sertoes Rally is one of the most significant events of its kind for two reasons. The most obvious one is the variety of categories in the rally. It involves trucks, cars, motorcycles, and many other vehicles. In addition to that, every year the Sertoes rally has a critical objective to bring a variety of environmental and social causes to attention and prompt people to action.
The Sertoes Rally has won a number of awards over the years. In 2009, the event won the Environmental Awards, designated by the International Motorcycle Federation. The award was given to the Sertoes rally for always putting a lot of effort into cleaning after itself and also donating to causes in the cities it passes by. Check out Terra for more.