Name: Roger Landers
Occupation: Retired dock and boat lift provider
Seen: Classic skiing at Brainerd’s Northland Arboretum ski trails
Favorite Trails: These Arboretum trails and the of the American Birkeiner that he has raced for 33 years.
Longest ski: The Norwegian Birkebiner, 54 kilometers with a 12-pound pack.Trail treat: Snickers bar
With $1,000: Ski one of the World Loppet events in Europe. They get as many as 60,000 skiers in those events.
Advice: Get out there, have fun.
Goal: At 71, hopes to stay healthy enough to keep skiing, skijoring, bike 4,000 miles a year, mountain bike and gravel bike.