Meet the three founders of Whole Child Sports: Scott Lancaster, Kim John Payne and Luis Fernando Llosa. In 2011 they formed WCS, an organization which offers parents and coaches guidance, tips, and tools to help raise and develop happier, healthier, more well-rounded athletes, who will sustain a lifetime passion for active play and fitness.

Luis Fernando Llosa


Luis Fernando Llosa is a writer, editor, speaker, investigative reporter and full time father-coach. His first book, Beyond Winning: Smart Parenting in a Toxic Sports Environment (Lyons Press), comes out this fall. Co-authored with Kim John Payne (Simplicity Parenting) and Scott B. Lancaster (former National Football League youth sports director), it is a candid, practical guide to help parents navigate the fanatical, results-obsessed world of youth sports. Llosa began […]

Scott Lancaster


Scott Lancaster Is a youth athletic/fitness program and content developer. He creates and installs customized, innovative programming and training methods for professional and youth sports organizations, businesses, communities, and schools. Lancaster designed and recently launched the only youth hotel/resort fitness and athletic development program for Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Worldwide – called Fairmont’s “Fit For Kids” A Trick It Out Sports Program. Lancaster is the author […]



Kim John Payne is a consultant and trainer to over 110 U.S. independent and public schools, Kim John Payne, M.ED, has been a school counselor, adult educator, consultant, researcher, educator and a private family counselor for twenty seven years. He regularly gives key note addresses at international conferences for educators, parents, and therapists and runs workshops and trainings around the world. In each role, he has been helping […]