Anytime Fitness
#20 Franchise 500| Fitness centers

Anytime Fitness
Fitness centers

About
Founded

2001

Franchising Since

2002 (17 Years)

Corporate Address

111 Weir Dr.
Woodbury, MN 55125

CEO

Chuck Runyon

Parent Company

Anytime Fitness LLC

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$76,720 - $521,437

Net-worth Requirement

$300,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$100,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$21,000 - $42,500

Ongoing Royalty Fee

$449-$699/mo.

Ad Royalty Fee

$300-$600/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

$1,000-$8,500 off franchise fee

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Site Selection

Proprietary Software

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

National Media

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

Loyalty program/app

Classroom Training:

72 hours

Additional Training:

Ongoing training

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Anytime Fitness is ranked #20 in the Franchise 500!
Bio
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.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $76,720 High - $521,437
Units
+11.7%+426 UNITS (1 Year) +34.2%+1041 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

Franchise Articles

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Meet the Man Taking Anytime Fitness Global

By building a brand that consumers (and franchisees) adore, Anytime Fitness CEO Chuck Runyon has found fans across the globe.

3 Big Ways Technology Transformed a Booming Franchise

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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 explains.

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Updated: August 20th, 2019