Name: Jared Ward
Sport: Track and Field
Event(s): Marathon
Height: 5-10
Weight: 145
DOB: 9/9/1988
Birthplace: Layton, Utah
Hometown: Kaysville, Utah
High School: Davis High School (Kaysville, Utah) ‘07
College: BYU ’15, Statistical Science
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2016)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, 6th
Other Career Highlights
  • 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Marathon, 3rd
  • 2015 U.S. Marathon Championships, 1st
  • 2015 USA Track & Field 25-kilometer Championships, 1st
  • 2015 USA Track & Field 20-kilometer Championships, 1st
  • 2014 U.S. Marathon Championships, 2nd
  • 2013 Chicago Marathon, 19th
Personal: Son of Lynn and Natalie and Ward...Has four siblings, Anna, Caleb, Josh and Philip...Married to Erica Ward...Has one daughter, Ellie, and one son, Paul...Hobbies include mountain biking...Teaches statistics at BYU.