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Ten Fierce Fitness Instagram Accounts to Follow Right Now


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We heard it takes 21 days to form a habit and because this is only Day Six of 2016, it is still much easier to roll over and check Instagram when that alarm clock goes off than it is to peel yourself out of bed for a way-too-early sweat sesh. Fear not, we’ve got you.

Here, we've rounded up the ten hottest fitness accounts in LA that might have you feeling some type of way when you do that initial Insta-check. From stylish workout looks and before-and-after photos to motivational quotes and routines, if these fitness junkies are the first thing you see in the morning you could be well on the way to kicking your Best Year Ever right in the rock-hard ass.

A photo posted by Tone It Up TIU (@toneitup) on

Who: @toneitup
Why: The fittest pair in Southern California fill this page up with short workouts, cute quotes, and a lot of nutrition ideas that will have you convinced healthy decisions are a piece of cake.

A photo posted by KORAL (@koralactivewear) on

Who: @koralactivewear
Why: Aside from being a dope activewear line, the page is filled with bright colors and chicks just like you incorporating workout clothes into an everyday look. Gym to dinner and no time to change? You’re covered.

A photo posted by Aerial Lynn (@aerialtheyogi) on

Who: @aerialtheyogi
Why: We weren’t into yoga until we started stalking Aerial’s page. Now, we want to go everywhere and try everything this yoga instructor makes look so easy. If nothing else she’ll have you namaste-ing through a stressful post-holiday work week.

A video posted by Cassey Ho (@blogilates) on

Who: @blogilates
Why: Some fashion, some stretching, and she’s got a new activewear collection launching right about now.

Who: @popsugarfitness
Why: You’ll find a variety of workout ideas and pictures of healthy food that actually looks like it will taste good and therefore inspire you to delete that Dominos app on your phone. Also things like, "Strive for progress, not perfection." You dig?

A photo posted by Astrid Swan (@astrid_swan) on

Who: @astrid_swan
Why: This bombshell personal trainer takes you from Mexico to Barry’s Bootcamp and if that’s not enough she has some short killer workout videos on her page and she does it all in cute outfits.

A photo posted by @fabletics on

Who: @fabletics
Why: This is not just another activewear account, Fabletics shares pics of real women doing real things while wearing the brand. Iceskating in the mountains of Canada? Check. Yoga by the ocean? Yep. Plus there are chances to win pieces from the line while ultimate girl crush and co-founder, Kate Hudson, is always popping up.

Who: @erikaannhammond
Why: The Prevail boxing coach defines #squadgoals and her page is proof that you can kick ass by day and shut it down by night. Forget fitness, can she just life-train us?

Who: @actionjacquelyn
Why: This bendy babe made her mark at the Staples Center as both a Laker and Clipper Girl and now she’s got all the tools for you to become your most flexible self just by clicking "Follow," you might want to fire up that Bumble account.

Who: @msjeanettejenkins
Why: THE Hollywood trainer has the Instagram How-To game won with her work-out routines meant to strengthen and tone alongside behind-the-scenes pics that prove she is the real deal.