Kayla turned gym stint into $46 million
AN American publishing powerhouse has named Adelaide’s Kayla Itsines as the world’s most influential fitness identity.
In its inaugural list of industry influencers, Forbes described the 25-year-old â€” who has a whopping 11.6 million Facebook followers and 6.7 million Instagram followers â€” as “the internet’s undisputed fitness queen”.
It is the latest in a long line of accomplishments for Ms Itsines, who, together with boyfriend and business partner Tobi Pearce, were South Australia’s only inclusion in the 2016 BRW Young Rich list with a combined $46 million fortune.
Their fortune has been amassed via a Bikini Body empire, which includes fitness classes being held across the world â€” more often that not in packed stadiums â€” book sales, and smartphone app Sweat With …