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Blankenship zips to fastest mile time on Alaska soil

Posted: Saturday, September 16, 2017 3:06 pm

Just when it looked like the island weather was going to spoil the Kodiak Miracle Mile, Ben Blankenship turned it up a notch. 

Firing off a 57-second last lap, the 2016 Olympian made history at Kodiak’s Joe Floyd Track and Field on Saturday by zipping to the fastest mile time every laid down on Alaska soil.

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