By Katie Rosenbrock
TheActiveTimes.com

What inspires you to exercise? These days it's becoming more and more common for the average exerciser to draw inspiration from online social feeds. To think, before the Internet people used to hang posters of their heroes on their bedroom walls. Now we click follow, like and share.

We all find motivation in different places, and since everyone from health-minded moms to bodybuilding gurus are welcome to share their experiences on social medial, there’s more than enough content out there to meet everyone's motivational needs.

While we all know how much people love Instagram for the purpose of sharing filtered photos of mediocre meals, it’s also become a sort of health and fitness haven where popular fitness personalities, athletes, and personal trainers are sharing their top exercise tips and tricks through impressive photos and video clips.

The following 14 feeds offer a glimpse into the inspiring lives of some of the most motivating Instagram users. Not only do they share like-worthy photos on a regular basis, but most have also created powerful online communities made up of followers who encourage and uplift one another. Because while photos of ripped bodies and astounding strength are certainly a great source of motivation, at the end of the day the best inspiration will come from the support of the people we interact with.

For the complete list of the Most Motivating Fitness Instagrams, go to TheActiveTimes.com.

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