Sherri Baptiste yoga, fitness and health expert is an inspirational teacher at the forefront of yoga in the United States. She was born into a rich heritage: She is the sister of Baron Baptiste, and her parents Magaña and Walt Baptiste are recognized as leaders and pioneers in the fields of yoga, health and fitness. (Magaña and Walt are recognized for having established yoga on the West Coast in the mid-1950s) Sherri author of Yoga with Weights for Dummies & Yoga All in One for Dummies (Wiley Publishers 2015) draws from, an in-depth training and background, teaching to all levels in a way that is accessible to everyone.
She is the founder of Baptiste Power of Yoga, a nationally recognized yoga method. Her ‘Power of Yoga Advancing Studies and Teachers Certification’ programs, including Yoga with Weights: Baptiste Method Online Learning Course that are recognized by Yoga Alliance.
She presents classes and workshops throughout the United States and hosts retreats around the world. She is a presenter for Western Athletics’ Bay Clubs, Gold’s Gym, Nautilus, Equinox, Fitness SF, IDEA World Fitness, Inner IDEA Conference, Body Mind Spirit, ECA NYC, AFPA, Can Fit Pro, Omega’s ‘Being Yoga’ Conference and Yoga Journal.
She serves as Special Guest Faculty and Retreat Leader for Kripalu, Omega Institute, Tassajara, Esalen, Haramara, Green Gulch Zen Center, Rancho La Puerta Spa, Cal A Vie Spa, Bhakti Fest and Feathered Pipe Ranch. A radio and television personality, she is featured in video, DVD programs that include “Power of Yoga & Meditation.”
She is a published writer in Alternative Medicine Magazine, Best Body Magazine, Yoga Magazine, Career Planning and Adult Psychology Development Journals.
Since I was a teenager!
Baptiste Power of Yoga
Life, Breath, Spirituality & Travel
My practice is my life. Personal Development and bringing out the authentic gifts that we have been given and seeing this open up in others are inspiring to me. Finding that authentic voice as a teacher and being an example and support to others in the process, as we all evolve together is what motivates my days in this work and field.