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Franchise: Anytime Fitness

Initial Investment
LOW:$89,350
HIGH: $677,800
Change in Units
+12.6% +384 UNITS (1 Year)
+42.6% +1023 UNITS (3 Years)

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Internet
Security
Field Operations
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks
National Media
Regional Media

Training Onsite: 10 hours

Training at headquarters: 80 hours

Additional Training: Ongoing training

Absentee Ownership Allowed

About Anytime Fitness

Anytime Fitness clubs are open 24 hours a day every day of the year, thanks to security systems that allow members to access the clubs during unstaffed hours. The company, which began franchising in 2002, is expanding worldwide.

Founded

2001

Franchising Since

2002 (15 Years)

Corporate Address

111 Weir Dr. Woodbury, MN 55125

CEO

Chuck Runyon

Parent Company

Self Esteem Brands

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$89,350 - $677,800

Net-worth Requirement

$300,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$100,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$20,000 - $39,500

Ongoing Royalty Fee

$449-$549/mo.

Ad Royalty Fee

$300/mo.

Financing Options

Anytime Fitness has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Veteran Incentives


20% off franchise fee

Franchise Articles

3 Big Ways Technology Transformed a Booming Franchise

In order to get a competitive edge, Anytime Fitness embraced advancements in tech and is reaping the rewards.

How a Pizza Industry Executive Found Success in Fitness

Andy Gundlach, owner of more than 30 Anytime Fitness gyms, shares his biggest tips for pursuing a passionate career.

Why Being Your Own Boss is Awesome

Want to dump your 9-to-5 and be the business owner you always dreamed you could be? It doesn't have to be as crazy or as difficult as you might think. Anytime Fitness co-founder Dave Mortensen explain...

The Top 5 Mistakes New Entrepreneurs Make

The co-founder of Anytime Fitness shares his best tips for avoiding some of the all-too-common traps aspiring business owners fall into.

4 Pieces of Advice Every Entrepreneur Needs to Hear

Whether you're just getting started or still on the fence, two business owners share their best tips for taking the plunge.

Disclaimer

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Updated: August 23rd, 2017

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