Perfect Instagram Captions for All Your Fitness-Fueled Posts

Ugh, exercise.

Love it or hate it, there's something so satisfying about finishing a difficult workout—and the best way to take advantage of that feeling is obviously posting about your success on Instagram.

Whether you're headed to the gym for the first time in months or you're documenting your daily workout, keep scrolling for captions that are perfect for all your fitness-fueled posts.

For a photo of you watching Ellen during your afternoon workout:

"My favorite machine at the gym is the television."



For a video of you struggling to hike a steep hill:

"No matter how slow you go, you are still lapping everybody on the couch."

– Unknown


For a photo of you after an early morning run:

"I have to exercise in the morning before my brain figures out what I'm doing."



For a photo of your munching on a healthy post-workout snack:

"Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live."

-Jim Rohn


For a photo of you on your daily jog:

"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit."



For a photo of you with a nice sheen of sweat on your face:

"Sweat is fat crying."



For a photo of you doing your favorite yoga move:

"I bend so I don't break."


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For a photo of you doing some booty-building squats:

"Keep your squats low and your standards high."



For a side-by-side comparison of all the process you've made:

"Always be a work in progress."

-Emily Lillian


For a pic in your workout gear when you're really struggling to find your motivation:

"Torn between cardio and doing pizza."


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For a photo of your embracing the pain of lifting weights:

"Lifting and eating—my two favorite things in life."



If ice cream ranks higher on your list of priorities than fitness, you need to click HERE to see sweet Instagram captions that are perfect for your ice cream pics.