The Pedal Power Association (PPA) has called on cyclists across the country to wear a face mask when out on the roads during the daily outdoor exercise window between 6 and 9 am.
Despite the wearing of a face mask being mandatory under alert level-4 of the nationwide lockdown, a large number of cyclists are still not adhering to this regulation.
Nine more people have succumbed to COVID-19 in South Africa bringing the national death toll to 247. The Health Department says the number of positive cases has risen sharply and now stands at 13 524.
Exercise during Level 4 lockdown curfew:
Below is a graph on latest COVID-19 statistics: