Matt Sweeney is a student of R. Sharath Jois, Director of the K. Patthabi Jois Ashtanga Research Institute in Mysore, India, and Dr. John Campbell, Certified Ashtanga Yoga teacher.
Matt is a Level 1 Authorized Ashtanga yoga teacher, a Yoga Alliance 500 – RYT Advanced Teacher as well as a STOTT PILATES Fully Certified Instructor.
He spent nine month over three trips studying in Mysore, as well as studying in North Carolina, New York, and Toronto. Based in New York City until recently, Matthas taught yoga and Pilates full time since 2008, and has travelled to Tel Aviv, Ramallah, Paris, Santa Barbara, Berkeley, Bogota, Stockholm and Johannesburg to teach workshops and classes. He has a BFA from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts in Contemporary Dance.