Do you think fitness & gym influencers spend more time on Instagram than on the gym?
It’s because Instagram is the most popular social media platform with a strong scope of influencer marketing.
Here’s a list of the Top 10 fitness influencers in India who have raised the dumbbell, as well as the bar!
- Sahil Khan (@sahilkhan)
Sahil Khan owns a gym called Life Fitness India. He started his career in a music videos and became a noted personality in Bollywood. Khan has gathered over 10 million followers on Instagram.
- Pranit Shilimkar (@fitnesstalks_with_pranit)
Pranit Shimilkar has shown his transition from being a chubby kid to a fitness influencer to the world through Instagram. He is very vocal about taking his country to a global fitness level. Shilimkar has more than nine lakh followers on Instagram.
- Ranveer Allahbadia (@beerbiceps)
Ranveer Allahbadia is an entrepreneur. He also shares tips on men’s fashion on Instagram. At the age of 16, he underwent gallbladder surgery and decided to maintain a fit lifestyle. At present, Allahbadia has more than one million followers on Instagram.
- Namrata Purohit (@namratapurohit)
Namrata Purohit is the co-founder of The Pilates Studio. She has been the youngest trained Scott Pilates instructor in the world at the age of 19. She trains celebrities and actively posts on Instagram. Purohit has over three lakh followers on Instagram.
- Guru Mann (@gurumann)
Guru Mann is a fitness trainer, dietician and fitness author. He inspires his audience toward a fit India. He has been certified as a Strength & Conditioning Specialist from San Francisco, California. Mann has more than three million followers on Instagram.
- Deanne Panday (@deannepanday)
Deanne Panday is a health coach, author and blogger. She has trained celebrities like Bipasha Basu and John Abraham. At present, Panday has four lakh followers on Instagram.
- Radhika Bose (@yogasini)
Radhika Bose promotes health and beauty through her Instagram presence. She makes instructional fitness videos where she guides her audience with several health, beauty and fitness tips. Bose has garnered more than five lakh followers on Instagram.
- Shweta Mehta (@theshwetamehta)
Shweta Mehta is a software engineer who turned to be a bikini athlete and fitness influencer. In 2016, she represented India at the Asian Bodybuilding Championship. She is also the winner of MTV Roadies 2017. Mehta has over five lakh followers on Instagram.
- Tarun Gill (@iamtarungill)
Tarun Gill is a certified trainer and fitness coach. He has a strong social media presence on Instagram and YouTube where he motivates his audience with inspiring pictures and captions. Gill has more than seven lakh followers on Instagram.
- Shweta Rathore (@ishwetarathore)
Shweta Rathore is yet another engineer who became a fitness Influencer. She is an Indian International Physique athlete. She has won the titles of Miss World
2014 fitness physique, Miss Asia 2015 Fitness physique and Miss India Sports Physique Champion, and was the first Indian woman to win a medal at the 6th WBPF World Championship. Rathore has gained over four lakh followers on Instagram.
With influencers being the new trendsetters, influencer marketing on Social Media Platforms has been on the rise. As influencers are transparent in sharing their journey with their audience, they have become loved and influential personalities throughout social media platforms.