Olympian Jared Ward and wife Erica Ward ride down Main Street in Kaysville during a surprise homecoming parade for the athlete Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. Upon getting back into town, Ward's wife and family surprised him by taking him to Cherry Hill where he was greeted by Kaysville Police and Fire departments who escorted him down Main Street during a homecoming parade. After leaving Cherry Hill, the athlete and his wife were greeted by adoring fans waving American flags and cheering his name before ending the parade at his alma mater Davis High School. "It was crazy," said Ward. "It came as a big surprise. It's nice to come from a community that's so supportive, for sure."