FREE Franchise Guide!
2022 Franchise 500 Rank
N/R Not ranked last year
See the Full List
Initial investment
$199K - $4.2M
Units as of 2019
141 8.5% over 3 years

Company Overview

UFC Gym is an extension of mixed martial arts promotion company the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Franchise locations offer group fitness classes, private training, group training and MMA-style youth programs. Most facilities feature a functional training area, heavy bags, cardio and strength equipment, and a retail section.

About UFC Gym

Founded
1992
Parent Company
NEV
Leadership
Mark Mastrov, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
2004 (18 years)
# of employees at HQ
65
# of Units
141 (as of 2019)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
1501 Quail St., #100
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a UFC Gym franchise.

Financial Requirements & Ongoing Fees

Here’s what you can expect to spend to start the business and what ongoing fees the franchisor charges throughout the life of the business.

Initial Franchise Fee
$30,000 - $50,000
Initial Investment
$199,000 - $4,213,000
Net Worth Requirement
$300,000 - $1,500,000
Cash Requirement
$100,000 - $500,000
Veteran Incentives
25% off franchise fee
Royalty Fee
4-6%
Ad Royalty Fee
2%
Term of Agreement
10 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes
Take Our Free Franchise Quiz!

Financing Options

Some franchisors offer in-house financing, while others have relationships with third-party financing sources to which they refer qualified franchisees.

Third Party Financing
UFC Gym has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: equipment, accounts receivable, payroll

Training & Support Offered

Franchisors offer initial training programs and a variety of ongoing support options to help franchisees run their businesses.

On-The-Job Training
40 hours
Classroom Training
32 hours
Additional Training
Additional training
Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Field Operations
Site Selection
Proprietary Software
Franchisee Intranet Platform
Marketing Support
Ad Templates
National Media
Regional Advertising
Marketing Planning & Support
Social Media
SEO
Website Development
Email Marketing
Loyalty Program/App

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed?
Yes
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
No
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
# of employees required to run
3-5
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes
Take our quick quiz to find your ideal franchise

Interested in franchise ownership like UFC Gym? Request a free consultation with a Franchise Advisor now.

Franchise 500 Ranking History

Compare where UFC Gym landed on this year’s Franchise 500 Ranking versus previous years.

Want to stay updated on the latest franchise news?

Never miss a beat when you sign up to receive our newsletter.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy

Related Franchises

Are you eager to see what else is out there? Browse more franchises that are similar to UFC Gym.

D-BAT

Indoor baseball and softball training, batting cages, merchandise

Stride

Indoor running studios

Related Franchise Content

Catch up on the latest franchise news, trends, and more.

6 Great Examples of Businesses That Benefitted From Franchising

Each of these brands has developed admirable franchising programs (and loyal customers, too).

Jeff Cheatham

5 Green Franchises For Eco-Focused Entrepreneurs

These brands not only reduce their environmental impact, but they have also built businesses entirely centered on sustainability.

6 Benefits of Working With a Franchise Consultant or Broker

Expert advice is available to help you find the perfect franchise opportunity.

Jeff Cheatham

This Jeremiah's Ice Owner Started a Program to Help First Responders, Veterans and Law Enforcement Officers Navigate Franchising

Christopher Harvey wanted to pass on some of his hard-won knowledge, so he started Franchising for Heroes.

When Her Studio Burned Down, She Taught Classes in a Church Basement. Now She Has 10 Locations.

Kika Stretch Studios is all about teaching students to relax. To succeed, its founder had to learn to do that herself.

Disclaimer
The information on this page is not intended as an endorsement or recommendation of any particular franchise by Entrepreneur Media. Our franchise listings and rankings are solely research tools you can use to compare franchise operations. Entrepreneur stresses that you should always conduct your own independent investigation before investing in a franchise. That should include reviewing the franchisor's legal documents, consulting with an attorney and an accountant, and talking to former and current franchisees.
Updated: February 8th, 2021