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Torrey Pines student hosts Sweat for a Cure on Feb. 3

Torrey Pines student hosts Sweat for a Cure on Feb. 3

Torrey Pines High School senior Sophia LeRose is hosting Sweat for the Cure, a cardio boot camp at Torrey Pines’ Ed Burke Stadium on Saturday, Feb. 3 benefitting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The hour-long boot camp will be led by local fitness instructors Cindy Whitmarsh and Lisa Stettner.

Sophia was given the opportunity to be a candidate for Student of the Year for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, a seven-week fundraising competition among 13 other students in San Diego County. The winner will be announced at a Grand Finale Gala on Feb. 24.

“I have a deep, personal connection to this cause, having watched my beloved grandfather, Leonard LeRose, lose his fight...

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