Shariff Roberts began his yoga journey at Sivananda Ashram in the Bahamas in 1997. He then began profound and intense practice in Ashtanga Yoga, where he studied under Doug Swenson around 2001. That same year he was introduced to ayurvedic thai bodywork and became a therapist under the guidence of Micheal Buck..from 2004. Shariff has studied hsing yi chain under grandmaster wong and Burmese Bando under Master Mfundishi Massi. Shariff continues to imbue his yoga with creativity and freshness.