bildeFrom the Zanesville Times: Heading into this Sunday’s Mayhem Enduro mountain bike race at The Wilds, Rae Gandolf is coming off a first-place finish at the Mountain Creek Spring Classic in Vernon, New Jersey, one of the top downhill events in the nation.

The 41-year-old Connecticut native was ranked as the third-best downhill rider in the U.S. for 2012. She also has been instrumental in building and maintaining The Wilds’ course during the past decade. She likes her odds. Read more