Royal Fraser is a certified Iyengar yoga teacher. He attended the National Convention with Geeta Iyengar in 2007 and the Teacher's Convention with Geeta Iyengar in 2010. Royal made his first trip to Pune to study with the Iyengar family in 2009 and returned again in 2011. He has been studying yoga and Chinese Medicine since 1994. Royal holds a Masters of Science degree in Chinese Medicine and is a licensed acupuncturist, massage therapist, and Chinese Herbalist. Previously, Royal taught swimming for 12 years to all ages; infants and mothers, children, teens, adults and senior citizens.