SOURCE: Leatt Corporation

May 15, 2008 09:00 ET

Leatt Corporation Conducting Fiscal Year 2007 Audit as Part of Enhanced Public Disclosure Effort

CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA--(Marketwire - May 15, 2008) - Leatt Corporation (PINKSHEETS: LEAT), a Nevada, USA Corporation headquartered in Cape Town, South Africa, and the distributor of the Leatt-Brace™, a Neck Brace System designed to help prevent potentially devastating motor sport injuries to the cervical spine (neck), today announced that its annual audit for Fiscal Year 2007 will be conducted by JH Cohn LLP, an independent public accounting firm located in New York and New Jersey. The audit is part of the Company's effort to enhance the scope and frequency of publicly available information, as well as to meet the requirements for quotation of the Company's common stock on a national securities exchange or quotation system. The Company anticipates completion of the audit in June 2008.

Mr. Jeff Guzy, President of the Company, said, "We did an extensive search for an auditor and we are confident that JH Cohn is a suitable independent public accounting firm and we are pleased that they are our independent auditors. We intend to publish our audited financial statements for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2007, along with the audit letter of JH Cohn, on our website as soon as it becomes available."

About JH Cohn

JH Cohn provides audit, tax and accounting services to private and public middle-market companies, individuals and not-for-profit groups. JH Cohn is the largest independent accounting firm in the Northeast and one of the Top 20 accounting and consulting firms in the United States.

About Leatt Corporation:

Leatt Corporation is the exclusive global distributor of the Leatt-Brace™, a Neck Brace designed to prevent or lessen the severity of potentially devastating motor sport injuries to the cervical spine (neck). The company's operations and research and development of the core products currently take place at Leatt Corporation's offices in Cape Town, South Africa.

For more information on the Leatt-Brace™, please visit the company website at Any web site or portion thereof referenced herein is not a part of this press release.

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