Camp Staff


Brian Farr

Co-Director, Longhorns Sports Medicine Camp
Director, Athletic Training Education Program
Senior Lecturer, Department of Kinesiology & Health Education

Brian has been the Director of the Athletic Training Education Program since 2002. Prior to his faculty position, Brian spent three seasons as the athletic trainer for the Longhorn Men’s Basketball team. In addition to tending to the basketball team, he coordinated the athletic training student internship program, coordinated the educational inservice program, and taught for the Department of Kinesiology and Health Education (KHED). Brian also spent one year as the head athletic trainer for the Columbus Chill, a minor league, professional ice hockey team; one season as the assistant athletic trainer with the World League of American Football’s (NFL Europe) Scottish Claymores; and served as an athletic trainer at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Lake Placid, NY.  Brian earned his bachelor of science degree from Michigan State University in 1993 and his master of arts degree from The Ohio State University in 1996.  Brian is a nationally certified athletic trainer (ATC), a state licensed athletic trainer (LAT), and a nationally certified strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS). 


Allen Hardin

Co-Director, Longhorns Sports Medicine Camp
Exec. Sr. Associate Athletics Director, Performance, Health, & Wellness
Physical Therapist

Allen joined the UT sports medicine staff in 1997 and became the Co-Director of Sports Medicine and Athletic Training in 2001. He was appointed to Associate Athletics Director for Intercollegiate Athletics in 2011 and Senior Associate Athletics Director in 2014.  He oversees the Sports Medicine operations of each of the women's and men's intercollegiate athletics teams.  The Temple, Texas, native earned his bachelor's degree from TCU in 1991 and his master's degree from the University of Miami (Fla.) School of Medicine in 1993. Prior to coming to Texas, Allen was the Director of Clinical Research and Physical Therapist at the Berkshire Institute in Wyomissing, Pa., from 1993-96. An American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS) Certified Specialist in sports physical therapy, he was recognized by his physical therapy peers with the 1997 New Horizon Award, given annually to the nation's outstanding young sports physical therapist, and the 2003 SPTS Clinical Education Award. In addition, he received the 2013 Ron Peyton Award, the highest recognition provided to a sports physical therapist and received the American Academy of Sports Physical Therapy Turner A. Blackburn Award and was inducted into the Academy Hall of Fame in 2019. He is recognized as a certified strength and conditioning specialist by the National Strength and Conditioning Association.  Allen was a member of the athletic training staff at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta and served as an athletic trainer at the United States Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo., in summer 2001.  A noted speaker on sports rehabilitation, he has published manuscripts in numerous sports medicine journals and chapters in medical text books.

Camp Counselors

Current UT Athletic Trainers
Current and former UT Athletic Training Students