By NEMS Daily Journal
Jeff Fejfar of Olive Branch won Saturday’s King of the Hill Triathlon at Tombigbee State Park on Saturday by almost five minutes.
Fejfar, 37, completed the course – a half-mile swim, a 20-mile cycling race and a 3.2-mile run – in 1 hour, 20 minutes and 37.94 seconds.
Runnerup Mile Fortas of Memphis finished in 1:25:38.65 with Aaron Ford of Saltillo third in 1:28:94.67.
Fejfar had the second fastest time in the swim (13:41.94), the fastest bike time (46:09.26) and the third-fastest run (19:49.22).
Debbie Carey, 39, of Germantown, Tenn., defended her women’s title in 1:33:32.69.
There were 120 finishers.