DENVER (CBS4)– A Denver city councilman hit the slopes to celebrate after doctors initially told him he would never snowboard again.
District 9 Councilman Albus Brooks posted a video on Twitter with the caption “I’m baaaaack!!!! My Doctors told me I would never snowboard again.. today was my first day back since cancer.”
Brooks was diagnosed with Chondrosarcoma, a rare form of cancer.
He underwent successful surgery to remove a 15-pound tumor in July 2016.