Cycling South Africa nominated the Diepsloot Mountain Bike Academy for the prestigious annual Jack Cheetham award. The National Federation put forward a solid motivation to SASCOC (South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee). The DMA emerged as the winner out of 30 nominees from various national sport federations in South Africa.
South African Schools Cycling (SASC), an Associate Member of Cycling South Africa, is promoting the development of the sport of cycling at school and grass roots level, breaking down the barriers to entry throughout South Africa. With a functional committee already established on a national basis, there is an urgent need to create commissions in each province in order to set up provincial structures in a drive to comply with the requirements of Sports and Recreation South Africa (SRSA).