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5 Times Celebrities Reminded Us How Important Workout Buddies Are

author image Laura Hertzfeld
Laura Hertzfeld has reported on entertainment, business, and lifestyle topics at a variety of outlets, including Entertainment Weekly, Los Angeles Magazine, Tablet, and NPR.  She holds a degree in history from Barnard College, Columbia University.
5 Times Celebrities Reminded Us How Important Workout Buddies Are
Having a workout buddy can help you stay on track with your fitness goals. Photo Credit:

It’s no secret that having a workout partner helps you stay on track and stick to your fitness goals and holds you accountable for going to the gym — not to mention it makes exercise a whole lot more fun. A recent study suggested that hanging out with fitness-loving friends can actually help you lose weight too.

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And celebs are no different from the rest of us. Check out these famous workout buddies and their enviable bods.

1. Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez

Fit couple JLo and Alex Rodriguez gave new meaning to date day by breaking a sweat at TruFusion studio. In a recent Instagram post, the singer credits her partner for motivating her, saying "You push me I push you."

A post shared by Jennifer Lopez (@jlo) on

2. Mark Wahlberg and LeBron James

Mark Wahlberg and LeBron James might seem like an unlikely pair, but we've got the evidence. The actor and basketball star hit the gym together — and took a selfie to prove it!

Wit this great dude! Coming soon!! #WeWorking #StriveForGreatness #CameraReady #ByTheWayTrulyAppreciateTheGift

A photo posted by LeBron James (@kingjames) on

3. Lea Michelle and Her Friends

Lea Michele is all about the spin craze and SoulCycle, according to a quick glance at her Instagram. Here, she gives a shout-out to her instructor and friend Candi Tab Porter

And here she is about to hit the gym with her "Scream Queens" co-stars.

We mean business 💪🏻

A photo posted by Lea Michele (@msleamichele) on

Michele’s healthy lifestyle even earned her the cover of People’s Wellness issue this week.

4. Oprah and Gayle King

Oprah is looking fitter than ever, thanks to hikes with her bestie, Gayle King.

Happy New Year! Hiking for vegetables. With Ava , Gayle and Kirby #wwsmartpoints

A photo posted by Oprah (@oprah) on

5. Karlie Kloss and Dara Hart

Karlie Kloss and Dara Hart aren’t messing around with their gym time, even when they're out and abroad. Here they are enjoying a workout in Seoul, South Korea, soaking up some motivation from Kloss' fierce Adidas campaign.

A post shared by Karlie Kloss (@karliekloss) on

What Do YOU Think?

Who’s your workout buddy? Do you selfie it up at the gym like these celebs? Share your tips for staying on track in the comments!

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