Reno High graduate breaks barriers as he becomes a karate master
Cody Hand was only a small child when he got the diagnosis: Down Syndrome.
But since then, he's discovered a way not to allow his disability to hold him back: karate.
For the past 15 years, Cody, now 22, has spent his time punching back at Down Syndrome by becoming a martial artist.
News 4's Gianna Giorgi spoke with Cody and some of the people close to him to learn how much he's achieved and what keeps pushing him forward.