If you are looking for a proven, affordable and trail-blazing concept in a growing industry, you've come to the right place! Snap Fitness is America's fastest-growing franchisor of compact, state-of-the-art, 24/7 fitness centers.
Today more than ever, people know it's important to be fit. Theirchallenge is squeezing exercise into busy lives. With Snap Fitness, youprovide the solution, bringing fast, convenient and affordable workoutsinto their neighborhoods - minutes from their doorsteps - with your own compact, 24/7 state-of-the-art fitness center.
Our first club opened in 2004. Today we now have approximately 2,000 locations sold in the United States, Canada, India, Mexico, Australia and New Zealand. In 2009, Inc Magazine ranked us #16 on it’s annual Inc 500 list of privately owned businesses.
A Snap Fitness franchise is easy to afford, easy to manage - 70% of our franchisees are absentee owners - and easy to market.
"My husband and I finally found a concept that webelieved in. We purchased a “3 pack” Snap Fitness franchise and I quitmy job as a vice president with a large financial services company. Inow enjoy more quality time than ever with my kids." - Carolyn Chesta, Snap Fitness franchisee, Suburban Chicago
Owning a business is a big decision. As you consider options, hereare four factors that make Snap Fitness a very attractive proposition:
We're in the right industry
Fitness is in. The percentage of people belonging tohealth clubs has doubled over the past 20 years. More growth isexpected, fueled by an aging Baby Boomer generation in search ofeternal youth and the reality that regular exercise can prevent orcontrol diseases that are driving health care costs relentlesslyupward. The health club industry's fastest-growing segment is theso-called "24/7 express fitness" segment - and Snap Fitness is the segment's growth-rate leader.
We're the right concept
Our concept enables you to offer customers fast, convenient and affordable workoutsin a state-of-the-art fitness center minutes from their homes. Theyenjoy the same quality equipment and workout experience offered intraditional "big box" health clubs - but without the crowded parkinglots, long waiting lines and inflated monthly dues. Convenience,quality and good health at an affordable price, supported by theindustry's most progressive member policies - that's a value-driven concept that's right for the times.
We're the right player
When evaluating the choices in our space, you'll quickly conclude we'rethe easy decision. From the moment you sign your Franchise Agreement,the support, service and training we provide are unparalleledin our industry. Our turnkey operational systems enable you to run aclub with only one employee and be as "hands off" as you'd like tobe.What's more, our financial model favors you over the long run. Wecharge a nominal flat-fee per transaction rather than a percentage ofyour monthly dollar transaction. The difference can add up to thousands of dollarsover a year. If you don't like paying higher taxes simply because youwork hard to earn more, you'll appreciate our franchisee-friendlyfinancial approach.
We're the right price
Your initial investment in a Snap Fitness franchise may be as low as $100,000 and your total costs, including start-up working capital, should be under $250,000.
"I looked at other concepts … but Snap’s business modelsold me. I’ve achieved great success by following the game plan laidout for me. The whole package works!" - Stewart Haywood, Snap Fitness franchisee, The Colony, Texas