Stretch-N-Grow Int'l. Inc.
On-site children's fitness program

Stretch-N-Grow Int'l. Inc.
On-site children's fitness program

About
Founded

1992

Franchising Since

1993 (25 Years)

Corporate Address

P.O. Box 7599
Seminole, FL 33775

CEO

Robert Manly

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$29,600

Liquid Cash Requirement

$20,000 - $25,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$28,600 - $28,600

Ongoing Royalty Fee

$165/mo.

Financing Options

Stretch-N-Grow Int'l. Inc. offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee

Veteran Incentives

25% off franchise fee

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Online Support

Marketing Support

National Media

Classroom Training:

3 days

Additional Training:

At Dallas location

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

1

Bio
Upon finding out that she was pregnant, fitness enthusiast Jill Manly began directing her attention to infant and early childhood fitness. Through her research, Manly discovered a lack of fitness in young children and decided to do something about it. In 1992, after developing a curriculum for her classes, Manly started Stretch-n-Grow in Galveston, Texas.

Each Stretch-n-Grow class is about 45 minutes long, with 30 minutes of exercise and 15 minutes of discussion. Classes are taught at child-care and recreation centers, elementary schools, YMCA and YWCA centers, Mothers’ Day Out programs and Head Start facilities. Instructors also provide classes for after-school programs, birthday parties and sports camps.

The company began franchising in 1993 and has locations in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, England, Ireland, and Hong Kong, as well as the United States.

Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $29,600 High -
Units

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new units internationally.
Franchise Financing
Using 401(K)/IRA Funds
  • Tax Penalty-Free
  • Debt Free
  • Expert Guidance
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Updated: October 11th, 2012
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