Top Fitness Influencers

Health and fitness influencers are some of the most talked about and powerful influencers around.  Their extensive reach and loyal fanbase make them the go-to for any health-related tips, tricks and advice. As a trusted resource for many social media users, health and fitness influencers can help your brand boost awareness and increase engagement, ultimately driving sales.  

 

Here are some of our top health and fitness influencers… 

Lucy Mecklenburgh

1. Lucy Mecklenburgh

1.7m+
Instagram Followers
1.4M+
Twitter Followers

Lucy rose to fame on ITV2 reality TV series, The Only Way is Essex. Since then, she has become one of the most popular health and fitness influencers on the internet today. She is the owner of online fitness platform, Results Wellness Lifestyle which specialises in nutrition and provides accessible fitness routines to suit all ages. Lucy inspires body positivity and is open about her own struggles with body image. In her book ‘Be Body Beautiful’, Lucy empowers others to feel comfortable in their bodies by sharing her tips and tricks on nutrition and exercise routines. Lucy has worked with numerous high-profile health and fitness brands, successfully increasing their online exposure.   

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2. Gemma Atkinson

1.6m+
Instagram Followers
275k+
Twitter Followers

Gemma Atkinson was first known for being the star of a number of British soap operas including Emmerdale, Hollyoaks and Casualty. Now she is recognised for her influential role in the health and fitness industry. In 2018 she released her fitness book, ‘The Ultimate Body Plan’, and since then she has become a popular health and fitness influencer, regularly posting workout videos, inspiring mums and parents, and motivating others. When collaborating with a brand, Gemma is a loyal and passionate brand advocate.  

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3. James Haskell

545k+
Instagram Followers
199k+
Twitter Followers

James Haskell is a well-known Rugby Union player turned health and fitness influencer. Once a flanker for Wasps RFC and Northampton Saints, he also represented England on numerous occasions and was named ‘man of the series’ after England beat Australia in 2016. Since then, James has launched his own brand, ‘James Haskell Health and Fitness’, as well as releasing a number of popular health and nutrition books to help others achieve positive physical and mental wellbeing. James successfully boosts a brands online presence, helping them reach their desired target audience through building authentic connections with his followers.  

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4. Steph Elswood

242k+
Instagram Followers
34.6k+
YouTube Subscribers

Steph started her career as a YouTuber, initially creating videos around her training as a dancer. She has built a loyal following centered around health and fitness by sharing healthy recipes and tutorials to help others lead a healthy lifestyle. Gaining over two million views across her videos, Steph continued to grow her digital presence and published her e-book, ‘Plant to Plate’, which includes a range of healthy recipes suited to all dietary requirements. Steph has also completed the Mental Health First Aid course and regularly raises awareness on eating disorders and unhealthy body image, empowering all those that follow her. Steph is a savvy content creator and can help brands reach high levels of engagement to improve awareness and to generate sales.   

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5. Joe Wicks MBE, The Body Coach

4M+
Instagram Followers
2.7M+
YouTube Subscribers
426K+
Twitter Followers

Joe Wicks is one of the most famous personalities in the health and fitness space. Since he first arrived on the scene in 2014, he has grown to be a worldwide phenomenon, regularly appearing alongside fellow health and fitness influencers and celebrities on major TV shows and fitness publications including This Morning and Men’s Fitness magazine. He has built one of the largest followings in fitness on Instagram, sharing his quirky training videos, fitness inspiration, and nutritional recipe ideas on his account, as well as his channel, The Body Coach TV. As an established health and fitness influencer, Joe can help brands break into the sector or further expand their reach.  

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6. Tom Daley

2m+
Instagram Followers
2.3m+
Twitter Followers
860k+
YouTube Subscribers

Tom Daley is a British diver who rose to fame when he represented Great Britain at the 2008 Summer Olympics at aged 14, making him the youngest from any nation to participate in a final at the time. Since then, he has won a number of international events, including the 2009 FINA World Aquatics Championship. Tom is now a popular media personality and health and fitness influencer. He regularly posts pictures from his training and competitions, as well as videos of him cooking nutritious meals. With over two million followers, Tom supports brand growth within the health and fitness industry by helping them reach high levels of engagement.  

Carly Rowena

7. Carly Rowena

154K+
Instagram Followers
415K+
YouTube Subscribers
50K+
Twitter Followers

Carly Rowena is a leading health and fitness influencer whose account exudes positivity. As well as posting about her life as a mum and wife, Carly inspires others to be their best selves through her LetsSweat workout videos sharing workout videos, making them accessible to all. She also speaks openly about her relationship with her husband, and challenges taboos around sex and relationships to promote physical and mental wellbeing. Carly has a loyal and engaged following, providing great opportunities for brands to build authentic connections with her audience.  

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8. Davina McCall

1.1m+
Instagram Followers
2.7m+
Twitter Followers

Davina McCall is a well-known TV presenter and media personality who has hosted shows such as Big Brother, The Masked Singer UK and Long Lost Family. Now a well-known fitness influencer with over 1.4 million followers, Davina even has her own fitness brand ‘Own Your Own Goals’, where she inspires a community of women with daily motivational workouts and nutritional recipes. She is also popular on Instagram, where she hosts live workouts to help others stay healthy and active from home. With such a broad following, Davina can help any brand wanting to expand their target demographic and boost brand awareness.  

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9. Mark Wright

1.8m+
Instagram Followers
2.84m+
Twitter Followers

Mark Wright rose to fame as a star of The Only Way is Essex and since then has become a popular media personality and health and fitness influencer. Before fame, Mark was a semi-professional footballer for West Ham United, Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur’s youth team. Since then, the renowned sportsman has become a fitness expert, and regularly takes part in charity sports events such as Soccer Aid to raise awareness about the many physical and mental benefits of keeping fit and eating healthy. He is also the founder of TrainWright, and released a book to inspire others. Mark is enthusiastic and inspirational, making him the perfect health brand partner. 

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10. Adam Collard

1.1m+
Instagram Followers
91.7k+
Twitter Followers

Adam rose to fame following his appearance on Love Island. Now a health and fitness influencer, he launched his own YouTube channel and shares workout programs, travelling vlogs and meal plans, ensuring his content remains accessible to all demographics. Adam’s wide reach has seen him collaborate with a number of high-profile brands including Muscle Food UK, Sculpt Fitness, Boohoo and many more. Adam creates engaging and innovative content for brands, all of which achieve great reach and high engagement.    

At Influencer Matchmaker, we connect brands with the best influencers for their campaign needs. As a leading agency, our network of international influencers can help ensure success for your influencer marketing campaign.

For more information or to work with one of our top fitness influencers contact us via email at contact@influencermatchmaker.co.uk. Alternatively, call one of our team directly on 0203 9580 427.