Boxers, Briefs or Speedos? None of the Above, Says Lifeguard in Lawsuit Over Long Island Swimsuit Rules

A 61-year-old lifeguard is suing New York for age discrimination because he wasn't allowed to wear his preferred swimsuit during an annual qualification test. Roy Lester of Long Beach, N.Y., has always worn swim jammers, tight shorts that end a couple inches above the knee. But in 2007, when he showed up to complete his re-hire evaluation at Jones Beach on Long Island, he says, the New York Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation didn't allow him to take the test. The swimsuit...Full Story
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