Celebrities Who Walk for Fitness

Featured Article, Fitness, Motivation
on September 26, 2011
Adam Olszewski/Bravo Bethenny Frankel and other celebs on the benefits of walking for fitness.

Bethenny Frankel

The reality star famously posed in a size-4 swimsuit just three weeks after giving birth. According to US Weekly, walking 30 minutes a day helped her shed the pounds.

Tiffani Thiessen

Tiffani, currently starring on the USA Network’s crime drama White Collar, told BettyConfidential.com that hiking is one of the items on her fitness menu.

Brooke Shields

“I don’t exercise every day, but in New York it’s easier because we walk everywhere. I make my kids do that too,” said the actress in an interview with Babble.

Suzanne Somers

Suzanne reportedly takes 8-10 mile hikes as a way to get in touch with nature.


Britain’s Daily Mail has reported that Madonna walks stairs to get a solid cardio workout.

Sarah Chalke

The Scrubs star told RealAge that she walks outside with her dog, because “it’s so therapeutic and relaxing and healing.” We couldn’t agree more!

Ashlee Simpson Wentz

Babble reports that the pop singer-mom takes her boys out for walks to get the whole family in shape.

Julia Roberts

America’s sweetheart has a trainer who puts the superstar through regular walking workouts, according to Health.

Sheryl Crow

According to iVillage.com, the singer is another avid fan of hiking, and sticks to steep trails for a maximum-efficiency workout.

Katherine Heigl

The Knocked Up star told Prevention that “Walking lets me trick myself into thinking I’m not exercising!” Good point.