Instagram is great for all sorts of things: sharing fitness motivation, inspiration, tips and videos. And occasionally we happen to stumble across some eye-candy in the process. And there’s nothing wrong with that. Hard work in the gym should be both flaunted and celebrated. So today, we’re going to celebrate the women who motivate us all to live a healthier lifestyle and look pretty damn good while doing it.
Massiel “MankoFit” Aries is a New York City-based personal trainer.
Dispatching fitness advice, workouts and videos, she has more than 1.6 million followers on Instagram.
Lita Lewis is an Los Angeles-born, Austraila-raised trainer and figure athlete who will take on any sport from CrossFit to football or even a triathlon.
Her @FollowTheLita Instagram page has more than 269,000 followers.
What’s not to love about a girl who used to be an American Gladitator? Fitness expert Jen Widerstrom is one of the new trainers on Season 16 of The Biggest Loser.
Her Instagram has over 22,000 followers.
Jen Selter’s, um, assets, have garnered a significant following. Not only have entire workouts been dedicated to re-creating her posterior, but the New Yorker might be credited with creating the “butt selfie.” And for that, we thank you.
Selter also has more than 4.7 million fans on Instagram, which is more than President Barack Obama.
Hannah Bronfman is a model, DJ, entrepreneur and self-proclaimed workout enthusiast.
Between stunning beauty shots, Hannah’s page, with over 90,000 followers, is always good to share a delicious-looking healthy meal.
Model Claudia Sampedro is seriously gorgeous and seriously ripped. Her rock-solid abs are a staple on her page.
Her page has over 780,000 followers. Just be careful with those double-taps, she’s dating Green Bay Packers linebacker Julius Peppers.
Following professional surfer Anatasia Ashley’s page is a surefire way to motivate yourself to keep your own summer body. Her feed is full of swimsuit shots as she lugs her board out to hit the waves.
With over 600,000 followers, fans aren’t just tuning in for the view of the beach.
Ana Delia De Iturrondo’s killer body is a result of training as a IFBB pro bodybuilding and fitness competitor. She’s not just shredded though. She’s stunning.
Her killer body and fitness photos/videos have 213K Instagram followers.