In the real world, being fit isn’t just about being thin, it’s about being healthy and strong. Fitness isn’t about making yourself into a picture-perfect Instagram model, but rather about setting your own goals and overcoming challenges to achieve them. It’s about overall wellness, mental and physical strength, and perseverance. And it’s absolutely about accepting your body for what it is and what it is not, and putting in the work to bring out its best regardless of how anyone else looks. These 7 Latina fitness Instagrammers are doing just that. Check them out for lots of body positive fitspo.
Fabiana transformed her mind and body after years of being bullied about her looks as a child. After having her second child, she was determined to lose the baby weight. She started an Instagram account to chronicle her fitness journey and eventually became a certified health coach, personal trainer and International fitness model. In 2021, she started a virtual fitness program called Queen Warriors through which she offers live group training sessions three times a week. Her IG is a fun collection of her workouts, meals, travels and family life.
Alejandra Betancourt is a bodybuilding beast. Her Instagram is all about building strength and packing on muscle as she trains for bodybuilding events and bikini competitions. It also features lots of video clips of her workout sessions and photos, chronicling her gains along with random but fun food pics and inspiring quotes. A worthy follow for anyone looking for exercise inspiration.
International fitness trainer, Gia Fey’s curves are absolutely epic, but she’s more than just a beautiful body. She’s also a successful entrepreneur that has turned her fitness ambitions into a successful business. Though her IG is mostly stocked with pretty fitspo pics, Gia has created a series of Body by Gia fitness programs that are available on a subscription basis and has a YouTube channel that features exercise, beauty and health videos in both English and Spanish.
The founder of Faithful Fitness LLC., Camille Gonzalez is a public health educator and certified personal trainer who takes a holistic approach to fitness to ensure that the mind, heart and body are all in sync. Camille’s thick, muscular thighs and strong arms are evidence of just how much work she puts into her body. She posts some seriously tough workouts on Instagram, along with the info on the science behind weight loss, maintenance and bodybuilding.
Originally known as Manko Fit, the upbeat, perky Massy Arias is kind of the OG when it comes to fitness-oriented Latina Instagrammers. Her catchy workout clips that all ended with a quirky little dance garnered her lots of attention in the fitness world, but in the past year her career has really exploded. She recently had her first child and has been committed to posting honestly about her experience gaining weight and losing muscle as well as about her journey back to fitness after having her baby—all with the most authentic positive spirit.
Personal trainer Carmen Morgan proves that some girls prioritize strong over skinny. From her Instagram posts, it’s pretty clear that she’s naturally slim and has used exercise to fill out her body and become stronger and healthier. If fitness isn’t just about weight loss for you, Carmen’s IG feed has got you covered, with lots of training and nutrition advice and a bit of fashion thrown in there for good measure. She’s also created a subscription-based fitness app with exercise tutorials, fitness trackers and more.
Lyzabeth Lopez is pretty well-known in the fitness world. She’s a fitness model, master trainer, self-proclaimed holistic nutritionist and the creator of the “Hourglass Workout,” which focuses on enhancing curves rather than taming them. She’s not just a pretty face though, she has the education and experience to back up her advice. In fact, after battling years of disordered eating and over-training, Lyzabeth has dedicated her career to researching and testing the best methods to achieve a fit, curvy shape regardless of body type. Her Instagram features lots of shots of her insanely toned physique and plenty of video tutorials.