My Queue

There are no Videos in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any video to save to your queue.

There are no Articles in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any article to save to your queue.

There are no Podcasts in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any podcast episode to save to your queue.

You're not following any authors.

Click the Follow button on any author page to keep up with the latest content from your favorite authors.

Bear Paddle Swim School
Child swimming lessons

Bear Paddle Swim School
Child swimming lessons



Franchising Since

2018 (0 Years)

Corporate Address

1501 Washington Ave. S., #300
Minneapolis, MN 55454


Ali Alizadeh

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$1,484,900 - $2,088,650

Net-worth Requirement

$500,000 - $1,500,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$200,000 - $500,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$50,000 - $50,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee


Ad Royalty Fee


Support Options
Ongoing Support


Grand Opening

Online Support

Field Operations

Site Selection

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

Regional Advertising

Social media


Website development

Email marketing

On-The-Job Training:

54 hours

Classroom Training:

59 hours

Additional Training:

Online training

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

20 - 30

Initial Investment: Low - $1,484,900 High - $2,088,650
+66.7%+4 UNITS (1 Year) +150.0%+6 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.
Franchise Financing
Using 401(K)/IRA Funds
  • Tax Penalty-Free
  • Debt Free
  • Expert Guidance
Learn More

Franchise Articles

Successful 'Mompreneur' Shares Tips for Achieving Work-Life Balance

Kumon Franchisee explains how her children inspired her to take the reins of her own career.

The 7 Best Franchising Opportunities for U.S. Veterans

If you've served in the military, these franchises offer extra incentives to invest.

There's a $2.5B Savings for Franchisees in the New Tax Law

Consult your accountant, but an income pass-through shows promise for franchisees.


The Franchise 500 is not intended to endorse, advertise, or recommend any particular franchise. It is solely a research tool you can use to compare franchise operations. Entrepreneur stresses that you should always conduct your own independent investigation before investing money in a franchise.
Updated: March 6th, 2018