The Transylvania Times -

By Jeremiah Reed
Staff Writer 

Sanders Heads To Next Mailbox -Brevard NC


Sanders (left) was accompanied on the ride by a friend, Mike Weiss.

For John Sanders, this past weekend’s Assault on the Carolinas wasn’t about finishing near the top of the field, setting a new personal best time or enjoying the view over the 25-mile course.

It was all about getting to the next mailbox.

Sanders, 52, has been living with stage-four lung cancer since April 2010. He was born and raised in Brevard by his father, Jim, a long-time family physician in the area, and his mother, Gloria.

Sanders continued his family’s tradition of working in the medical field and currently serves as administrator of the Children’s Hospital at the Medical Uni...

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