Special Olympian disqualified for swimming too fast


A Special Olympics swimmer’s disqualification for swimming too fast has now led to a rule change.

Joshua Coy, 20, looked defeated Sunday, moments after he got the news at the regional competition.

“I was apparently disqualified for being too fast,” said Coy.

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