Breaking a sweat, setting personal records, and pushing the limits of physical fitness – all while inspiring thousands with a single tap. In the age of social media, Instagram has become the battleground for a new breed of fitness enthusiasts, the infamous CrossFit influencers. These fitness aficionados aren’t just lifting weights or doing regular squats; they’re raising the bar on what it means to live a healthy, active lifestyle.
Let’s visit some of the most influential female CrossFit athletes on Instagram!
1. Sólveig Sigurðardóttir (175K followers)
Sólveig grew up in Reykjavik, Iceland, and, like every Icelander, her genes turned out to be impeccable. Even though she wasn’t born all buffed up, she has gathered some amazing achievements, especially in CrossFit, and now Sigurðardóttir is sharing her wisdom with the world. She is proof that hard work and dedication can lead to great success, even if it’s CrossFit.
2. Katie Baker (235K followers)
Katie Baker is a CrossFit and nutrition coach from Canada. She is known for her positive and relatable approach to fitness. Baker is also a strong advocate for body positivity and self-acceptance. In her Insta stories, she shares her workouts, training tips, and nutrition advice. And people clearly appreciate her; otherwise, she would not have over 235k followers.
3. Rebecka Vitesson (135K followers)
This Swedish influencer uses her chiseled muscles to show people they should never settle with what they have at the moment. She grew up in a family of gymnasts, with her mom being the coach, but got into CrossFit only after trying out a bunch of different sports. She hated the first session but still made it through. Now, she’s inspiring people all over the world!
4. Tia-Clair Toomey (2M followers)
Straight from Australia, we got Tia-Clair, who is one of the most popular fitness influencers in the world. She’s won five CFG championships, and as you can see, this was no fluke. To prove that, Tia-Clair competed in both the CFG and the Olympics in the same year. What an absolute beast.
5. Katrín Davíðsdóttir (1.7M followers)
Katrín Davíðsdóttir is yet another Icelandic goddess of fitness on this list, and she has been crowned the “Fittest Woman on Earth” not once but twice at the CrossFit Games! But brawn is just one side of her. In her free time, Katrin is also a writer and already has two books published.
6. Brooke Ence (1.5M followers)
At first, you may think that Brooke is just a regular model, but then you see her exercise, and you instantly understand she means business. Her Instagram is full of great insights about all kinds of training routines, so if you’re just getting into CrossFit, you may want to follow Brooke.
7. Camille Leblanc-Bazinet (1.3M followers)
This CrossFit star from Canada officially became the “Fittest Woman on Earth” after slaughtering her competition at the 2014 CFG. Why should you give Camille a follow? Well, that’s easy, for inspiration and hopefully to see her get the title once again.
8. Lauren Fisher (1.1M followers)
Twenty-year-old Lauren Fisher came in like a wrecking ball onto the CrossFit scene and has made huge moves ever since. She is a very ambitious influencer who has been empowering women from all corners of the Internet to achieve their fitness goals thanks to her “Grown Strong” movement.