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9Round

2015 Franchise 500
#288
At a Glance

Products & Services: Kickboxing fitness programs

Number of Locations: 243

Total Investment: $57.5K - $93K

Founded: 2007

Began Franchising: 2009

About 9Round

9Round was founded in 2007 by professional kickboxer Shannon Hudson, who won the IKF Light Middleweight Champion of the World title in 2011. 9Round gyms use boxing and kickboxing fitness training methods in a 30-minute circuit-training format. Customers move between 9 different workout stations while supervised by a personal trainer. Hudson began franchising the concept in 2009.

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2015 228 4 8 3
2014 172 1 0 2
2013 86 0 0 4
2012 36 0 0 2
2011 10 0 0 1
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $57,514 - $93,014
Franchise Fee: $18,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: $449/mo.
Term of Franchise Agreement: 10 years, renewable
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $75,000
Liquid Cash Available: $25,000
Financing Type In-House Third Party
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Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #288 (2015), #302 (2014), #443 (2013),
Fastest-Growing: #34 (2015), #93 (2014),
Low-Cost: #81 (2013),
Top New: #18 (2014), #40 (2013),