Dallin Farnsworth Athlete Profile

Dallin Farnsworth

Height: 5-10 Weight: 146 Class: Freshman Roster Years: 2015 Hometown: Pocatello, ID Mission: Reno, NV Last School: Highland High School


  • Majoring in business management
  • Member of Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society
  • Received 2015 USTFCCCA All-Academic honors
  • Served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Reno, Nevada
  • Has two sisters and one brother
  • Older brother, Taylor, also ran at BYU. Dad and both grandfathers attended BYU
  • Enjoys guitar, dirt and mountain biking, and snowboarding
  • Sports hero is Jared Ward
  • Pre-race meal is a Costco poppyseed muffin, orange juice and Canadian bacon
  • Chose BYU because it is where he felt he would grow the most academically, athletically and spiritually
  • Also recruited by Boise State, Idaho State and Utah State
Personal Records
Time Event
29:25 10k
13:53 5k
8:12 3k
3:47 1500m







Before BYU

  • A Footlocker All-American, two time New Balance Indoor All-American and New Balance Outdoor All-American in high school
  • Five-time state champion
  • High school coach is Chris Belcher
  • National Honor Society member (2008-2012)
  • Graduated from Highland High School with high honors
  • Eagle Scout with three palms
  • Owned and operated a lawn and yard care business
  • Started running to follow in the footsteps of his older brother, Taylor


2015: Freshman  
Place Event Time Distance
1 BYU Autumn Classic 19:45.0 4 miles
1 WCC Preview 24:19.1 8k
9 Washington Invitational 23:28.7 8k
16 Wisconsin Adidas Invitational 23:50.7 8k
3 WCC Championships 24:49.4 8k
9 NCAA Mountain Region Championships 30:08.7 10k
74 NCAA Championships 30:45.2 10k

2015 | Freshman Year