Before joining the Uk Top notch League’s Poole Pirates motorcycle racing team, Ward was a three-time Australian Under-21 racing champion and a two-time Globe Under-21 champion. Between 2003 and 2007, he competed in five Australian Under-16 race championships, completing second in both 2005 and 2007. From 2012 to 2014, he previously many run-ins with regulations. After being billed with, and consequently cleared of, an assault with an underage feminine, he pled guilty to a drunken traveling charge. He was raised in Queensland, Australia as the child of fellow motorbike speedway racer Brian Ward. He and fellow champ motorbike racer Chad Reed are both natives of Australia.