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10 Black Woman YouTubers to Follow for At-Home Workouts

• Sep 10, 2015

Fitness is important. With the luxury of YouTube, you can get fit without having to leave your home or spend $30 a month on a gym membership.


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Certified personal trainer, MarC has over 500 workout videos to get you fit. Videos are updated weekly and range from 15 minute ab workouts to 25 minute guided power vinyasa yoga flow.


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Kiera LaShae of SuperheroFitnessTV puts a lot of fun in your workout. If you’re not really into doing rep after rep of insanity, hop over to this channel for fun twerking, nae-nae/whip and dance hall-based workouts.


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Thinking about trying pole dancing but can’t commit to a class just yet? VixenFitness is headed up by instructor and owner Danielle. She breaks down the basics for anyone remotely interesting in pole dancing for fitness. Worried about upper body strength? Check out her awesome prep video below.


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Yoga +Hula hooping might sound like an unlikely pair but the benefits can lead to a super toned waist. HoopYogini was founded by Jocelyn Gordon of LoveMovementTV. It combines elements of yoga with the cardio-friendly hooping workout. The channel motto? “Develop the fitness required to live the life of your dreams.”

Brittany Dixon

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Brittany Dixon of Britt Fit will definitely bring some life into your workout. From workouts that tone up your butt to a spot-on flash dance inspired routine, you’re sure to find something fun to help burn calories on this channel.

Faith Hunter

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For those of you who enjoy just your basic yoga flow, Faith Hunter of Spiritually Fly will be your go-to guide to get you from downward dog to a handstand (when you’re ready of course)

Kai Wheeler

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Former track and field athlete, Kai Wheeler’s channel is one you can watch to improve endurance and your overall athletic performance. Expect everything from kettle bells to corrective exercises here.

Scola Dondo

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Scola Dondo incorporates traditional afrobeat dance into high-intensity workouts. Yes, you’ll get a chance to work it in between doing a few reps of burpees and crunches.

Tiffany Rothe

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Tiffany Rothe’s unique approach to exercise have put her at the forefront of the at-home workout game. From Nicki Minaj’s “Anaconda” video to Orange is the New Black, her creative workout routines are so popular that she’s garnered millions of views. Rothe’s 10 minute workouts are great for any level and especially those who are pressed for time. She even offers her routines in Spanish.

African Dance Fitness

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Bashirrah is the dance instructor behind African Dance Fitness channel. Look to her channel for weekly 10 minute workouts within the realm of African Dance.


Are we missing anyone? Who is your favorite fitness vlogger to watch?

About Rinny

Texan by birth, Los Angeleno by situation. Lover of Tame Impala and Shoegaze music. Comedian by trade. Macaroni and Cheese connoisseur by appetite.

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Christina J
6 years ago

Awesome list! Thanks for posting this. I need to get back into working out. I’ll check them out today

6 years ago

Great article. Thanks!

Darla Jones
Darla Jones
6 years ago

Damn, why did yall have to bombard me with all of these physically fit women lol. There are too many to choose from, and I’ll wanted to do was choose from 1–2 of them to help me lose this fat belly lol. Thanks BGLH for the post


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5 years ago

Thank you!! I’m struggling with my weight and this will be a big help.

6 years ago

You have 2 of my favourites Kiera LaShae and Tiffany Rothe. Another of my favourites s Mo Better Me. I’ll def be checking out the African Afro beats videos. Thanks

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