With more gyms and fitness studios popping up all over the country, there are so many new and challenging ways to get fit. No one's workout regimen is exactly the same — and there's not one "look" that embodies the "fit" ideal. Athletes come in all shapes and sizes, and everyone should be celebrated for getting their sweat on.
That's exactly what these 12 kickass athletes are doing right now — helping make the fitness world more approachable, inclusive and fun. Here's why you should know about the inspiring fitness stars making headlines today: