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Unique journey along the Erie Canal

Schenectady, NY - John Robinson, of Glenmont, was born a congenital amputee.  But isn't stopping him from riding his hand cycle across New York from Tonowanda to Albany along the path of the Erie Canal.

On Thursday afternoon, Robinson wheeled into Schenectady where a reception was held at Price Chopper headquarters.

Robinson is Managing Partner and CEO of Our Ability. Our Ability, Inc. is a company owned and operation by People with Disabilities to support People with Disabilities.

Robinson credits his wife and children for inspiring his journey.

To read John's blog of his 350 mile statewide trek go to as he reaches his destination in Albany on Friday.

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