Reno High graduate breaks barriers as he becomes a karate master

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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.

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