UCI merit award to Mr. Gotty Hansen
Former Cycling South Africa President and cycling legend Mr. Gotty Hansen received the UCI merit award at the UCI congress held in Richmond, Virginia on Friday 25 September 2015.
As stated by UCI President, Brian Cookson: ”The UCI Management Committee has decided to award you the UCI Merit Award in recognition of your tremendous contribution to the development of cycling in South Africa, the CAC region and indeed around the world. The UCI is particularly grateful for your work as a Chief Commissaire, Springbok team manager and President of the South African Cycling Federation.”
Mr. Gotty Hansen was nominated by the African Cycling Confederation for the UCI Merit Award.