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Go the Distance 'For the Kids' at the THON 5K on Saturday

by on October 12, 2012 2:11 PM

Central Pennsylvania's largest 5K comes to Happy Valley on Saturday in support of the Four Diamonds Fund and the children who never stop fighting. 

The 12th annual IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon 5K starts at 11 a.m. on Saturday with a 'Kid's Race,' featuring a Halloween theme, where Four Diamonds children race in their costumes, according to a press release. Runners and walkers in the 5K will start at 11:30 a.m. outside the Bryce Jordan Center, on the corner of University Drive and Curtin Road.

According to the release, all of the proceeds go toward the 2013 fundraising total, which goes to the Four Diamonds fund. 

The Competitive Race Costs $18 and the 'Fun Run' costs $15. Onward State has more information

Laura Nichols is a news reporter and @LC_Nichols on Twitter.
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