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Anytime Fitness offers our members convenient and affordable 24hr fitness. With the support of an experienced global franchisor, you can invest in this proven, low cost fitness franchise and join in our success.

Anytime Fitness

Opportunities:
In the UK
Business Type:
Franchise
Minimum Investment:
£170,000
Training Provided:
Yes
Home-based:
Yes
Part-time:
Yes
BFA Membership:
Member - Associate

Company Overview

Anytime Fitness are a global gym franchise running local gyms, open 24/7 in places where people live and work. Our clubs are smaller than normal health and fitness clubs, without the swimming pool, sauna and juice bar that most members don’t use. We have 2,800 gyms across the world in 23 countries and mroe than 2.5m members worldwide. One club opens every day somewhere in the world!

Franchise Overview

Anytime Fitness was founded in 2002 in USA by Chuck Runyon and Dave Mortensen. It is now ranked as the #1 franchise in the world according to the Franchise 500 2014 listings and is the fastest-growing fitness franchise in the world. With more than 170 territories sold across the UK, we expect steady growth throughout 2015.

Daily Life of a Franchisee

With Anytime Fitness, the training doesn’t stop and continues weekly, monthly and yearly – on-site, remotely and via a regular three-day training course for our franchisees which covers every aspect of running their club including sales processes, payment systems, wlt_fielder database management, security, wlt_fielder retention and wlt_fielder service. This training runs six times a year giving franchisees the opportunity to refresh their knowledge or send their sales manager or other staff too. These courses come at no extra costs to franchisees.

Full Description


Partner with the World Leaders…

“Officially the world’s fastest growing fitness club!” IHRSA 2017

Launched in Minneapolis, USA, in 2002, Anytime Fitness is one of the world’s fastest-growing fitness franchises and now has over 4,000 clubs worldwide in 30 countries. We have over 4 million members and a new member joins an Anytime club every 3 minutes. With over 140 clubs open in the UK already, we expect steady growth throughout 2018 and aim to have 400 clubs open by 2020.

Anytime Fitness provides an outstanding business model for our franchisees, allowing them to prosper and thrive. Many of franchisees are attracted to our simple business model, low staffing and recurring income stream and a great work/life balance.

Make Anytime Fitness Your Next Step to Financial Freedom

Due to our convenient locations, 24/7 access, and desire to support everyone to lead a healthier lifestyle, your club will become the centre of the community and the tool to change people’s lives.

We have worked hard to be able to provide you with a simple proven business model which is easy to follow, every step of the way. Once you join in with the Anytime Fitness franchise success, our experts will help you find your club location, negotiate and advise on all property matters, create business, marketing and sales plans, and be on hand every step of the way towards creating your successful business.

Anytime Fitness franchise opportunities offer a reliable and predictable income and the freedom to choose whether you work in your club or employ a manager to take care of the business for you … Get the work-life balance you’ve always dreamed of.

Watch Our Family Grow or Join us on the Journey…

Choosing which franchise model to invest in for your future is one of the biggest decisions you will make, so here are just a few reasons why the Anytime Fitness family keeps growing:

  • 6% predicted growth of the fitness industry expected.
  • 96% global success rate.
  • Over 80% of franchisees are not from the fitness industry.
  • Funding available from major banks.
  • Full training and support throughout.
  • Recurring DD income.
  • Experienced property team.
  • Low staffing model.
  • Low fixed monthly fees.
  • Highly skilled support office team.

Since 2010, 60% of our UK franchisees have more than one territory, making the business benefits even greater.

If you have the minimum liquid capital of £170,000 or more, an Anytime Fitness franchise is a great business opportunity, so get in touch TODAY!

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Full Legal Company Name
Anytime Fitness
HQ Address

Unit 7b, Building 6, Croxley Business Park, Hatters Lane, Watford, Herts

HQ Postcode
WD18 8YF
Telephone
0870 4788770
Contact
Shelley Fuller or Mark Bampton
Website
BFA Membership
Member - Associate
Company overview

Anytime Fitness are a global gym franchise running local gyms, open 24/7 in places where people live and work. Our clubs are smaller than normal health and fitness clubs, without the swimming pool, sauna and juice bar that most members don’t use. We have 2,800 gyms across the world in 23 countries and mroe than 2.5m members worldwide. One club opens every day somewhere in the world!

Investment Currency
GBP £
Business Type
Franchise
Franchise Overview

Anytime Fitness was founded in 2002 in USA by Chuck Runyon and Dave Mortensen. It is now ranked as the #1 franchise in the world according to the Franchise 500 2014 listings and is the fastest-growing fitness franchise in the world. With more than 170 territories sold across the UK, we expect steady growth throughout 2015.

Home Based
Yes
Locations
UK-England
Daily Life of a Franchisee

With Anytime Fitness, the training doesn’t stop and continues weekly, monthly and yearly – on-site, remotely and via a regular three-day training course for our franchisees which covers every aspect of running their club including sales processes, payment systems, wlt_fielder database management, security, wlt_fielder retention and wlt_fielder service. This training runs six times a year giving franchisees the opportunity to refresh their knowledge or send their sales manager or other staff too. These courses come at no extra costs to franchisees.

Training Provided
Yes
Min Investment
170000
Part Time
Yes
Franchises suitable for Women
Yes
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