GO FAR 5K happens Saturday in High Point

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HIGH POINT, N.C. -- The 10th GO FAR 5K is almost here. The run will be held on Nov. 9 at Showplace in High Point.

This event has grown dramatically since its inception. The first race 10 years ago had eight runners. This year there will be over 1,600.

The kids have been training two days a week for 10 weeks. Many started out walking and now they've picked up the pace big time. They've also learned about nutrition and a healthy lifestyle.

The race will have only fifth graders, while the GO FAR spring race which has third and fourth graders as well, has over 2000.

For more information, visit www.gofarclub.org.