World Professional Standings
- 2022 - 15th
- 2021 - 8th
- 2020 - No Race Season
- 2019 - 28th - Rookie Season
After a pretty respectable rookie season in 2019, Wade improved by a whopping 20 spots to finish 8th in the World Standings in 2021. He posted 16 top ten runs, including 4 runs that cracked the top five. A sixth place overall finish at the Strathmore Stampede and fifth place overall finish at the Battle of the Rockies were his best of the year.
Wade is a 2nd generation driver and the older brother to current driver Evan Salmond, his uncle is former driver Ray Salmond and cousin is former driver Rod Salmond.
Prior to driving big wagons, Wade drove pony chuckwagons and pony chariots for 25 years and won dozens of show championships, including several prestigious shows such as the Big M Stampede in Morris, Manitoba, and the Ponoka Stampede to name a few.
Wade is a rancher and along with his brother Evan and their father, run a logging operation. He enjoys playing hockey, fishing, and watching his kids play sports. Wade has 3 children - Marty, Jorja and Lukas and along with his wife Kim make their home in Weekes, Saskatchewan.