Who to follow on social media in 2019 – Sports

Last updated: Feb 6th, 2019

But who are these influencers? Well, we’ve saved you the time and the energy trying to find the right people to follow on social media by compiling our top accounts to follow in the world of sport.


Dude Perfect

The Dude Perfect team isn’t made up of professional athletes who were already household names. Instead, they quickly rose in popularity through their combination of trick sports shots and comedy.

Twitter @dudeperfect


Tamsyn Smith

Tamsyn Smith, the real life story of ‘Fat girl to Ironman’. Now a triathlete, blogger, running coach and fitness instructor Tamsyn won’t fail to inspire you with her motivational stories, top fitness and food tips and general responses to events in the world of sports.

Facebook @fatgirltoironman Twitter @tamsynsmith Instagram @tamsynmsmith



Football chat, football news, football clips, football stats – a footballer’s haven!

Facebook @MundialMag Twitter @mundialMag Instagram @mundialmag


PE Geeks

The clue is in the name…a collaboration of ideas and resources from PE teachers throughout the world, aimed at engaging learners & raising standards.

Twitter @pegeeks


Anna Kessel

Author of ‘Eat, Sweat, Play’, journalist for the Guardian and Observer and a massive influencer and advocate in women’s sport at all levels.

Twitter @Anna_Kessel Instagram @annasofiakessel


PE Resources Bank

If you’re looking for PE teaching resources then this is a great starting place as they share some of the best teaching resources for Key Stage 1 to 5.

Facebook @PEResourcesbank Twitter @PEResourcesBank



Another Football fans must follow! Expect daily football facts and stats.



Matthew Syed

Formerly Britain’s number one at table tennis and now a journalist he knows what is required to reach the top level and shares that through his regular posts and podcasts with people including Robbie Savage and Freddie Flintoff.

Twitter @matthewsyed



#ThisGirlCan celebrates the active women who are doing their thing. A motivational and inspirational campaign that we believe is a must follow.

Facebook @ThisGirlCanUK Twitter @ThisGirlCanUK Instagram @thisgirlcanUK


Red Bull

We normally wouldn’t be endorsing energy drink brands but Red Bull love all things extreme sports and share phenomenal shots of everything from freesking jumps in Colorado to surfing in Hawaii.

Facebook @RedBull Twitter @redbull Instagram @redbull