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5th grader wins MS Kids Triathlon

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Jaylen Lee, MS Kids Triathlon winner Jaylen Lee, MS Kids Triathlon winner
MADISON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Eighty children participated in the Mississippi Kids Triathlon in Madison Saturday morning.

The kids had to swim, run and bike during the course of the event. This year's overall winner is 5th grader Jaylen Lee from Texas.

Lee completed the course in just over 15 minutes.

Lee has competed in more than 10 triathlons throughout the country.

All proceeds from the race will benefit the Christian ministry Mission First.

Mission First plans to use the proceeds to help build a sports field for soccer programs.

The organization serves the needs of Jackson residents in need.

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