Plus-size fitness

Misfits Studio plus-size fitness trainees in class
Participants of Power Up, a leadership program being taught by Misfits Studio Owner Kathy Young

In recent years the fitness industry has seen a huge uptick in plus-size people taking fitness classes. While not necessarily always looking to lose a lot of weight, many of the women in this group want to stay in shape both physically and mentally/emotionally. However due to the always present ridicule but also traditional training programs not fully catering for larger bodies the fitness industry has adapted and several companies have been founded - primarily by larger people themselves - to cater for this group of people.

Have a look at the following list of links to plus-size fitness businesses:

Last updated: January 29, 2017