Golf pro dives into water hazard to save man

Canyon Meadows Golf and Country Club Head Professional, Josh Gardner, stands at the scene where he...

Canyon Meadows Golf and Country Club Head Professional, Josh Gardner, stands at the scene where he dove and saved a mans life after they mysteriously drove their van into the courses pond in Calgary, Alta. on Sunday July 6, 2014. Hugo Yuen/Special to QMI Agency

Jenna McMurray, Calgary Sun

, Last Updated: 1:10 AM ET

CALGARY - When Josh Gardner went to work on Saturday, he planned to golf, not swim.

Nor did he expect to help save the life of a stranger.

The head golf pro at Canyon Meadows Golf and Country Club was teaching a lesson Saturday afternoon when he heard a minivan coming down a hill behind him.


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