Anytime Fitness

The Anytime Fitness franchise was founded in 2001 and began franchising in 2002. It is the world's most convenient gym because the gym doesn't need anyone to work there in order to be open. The comapny's gyms are open 24/7 because of security systems that allow members to come during the gym's unstaffed hours. The company has over 4,700 locations worldwide and is looking for franchisee's who interested in multi-unit ownership. Over 60% of the company's franchise owners own more than one location. Every day, the company strives to live up to its commitment to create a culture that values People, Purpose, Profits, Play. Consider franchising with them and buying a gym to help people achieve their fitness goals. 

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Anytime Fitness


Anytime Fitness Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2024


The health and fitness industry is a multi-billion dollar industry that allows people to achieve their life-long goals for their physical, spiritual and mental health. Physical wellness isn't the only thing that matters in terms of our overall health. The Anytime Fitness franchise exemplifies what it means to serve customers well on a daily basis . When they say fitness at anytime, they mean it. Customers can come to an Anytime Fitness gym at literally any time of the day. This is due to the franchise's security systems that allow customers to come in during the gym's unstaffed hours. That's what sets the franchise apart from the rest of the competition. When you franchise with Anytime Fitness, you are part of a culture that values People, Purpose, Profits, Play. The franchise is also looking for those interested in multi-unit ownership. Over 60% of franchisees with the company own multiple franchises because they have experienced the success of owning one location. The franchise is also the first franchise on seven continents. Additionally, the brand also has over 4,700 locations and more than four million members. A new customer signs up with the franchise every minute. When you join an Anytime Fitness gym, you will be given a fitness consultation to state your fitness goals. You will also be allowed to join group training sessions, as well as one-on-one training.  If you are looking to get your piece of this billion dollar industry and be part of an unbelievable system that is available worldwide, Anytime Fitness is for you.

Company Details

Founded: 2001
First Franchise sold: 2002
Canada: Yes
International: Yes

Support and Training Offered By Anytime Fitness

In terms of support and training, the Anytime Fitness franchise offers franchisees 15-25 hours of on-the-job training, as well as 61 hours worth of classroom training. Franchisees can also expect to receive on-going training after the gym is open. The franchise also offers third party franchising options. 

2024 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Anytime Fitness Franchise.

What does a Anytime Fitness Franchise Cost?

Anytime Fitness franchise fees for 2024:

Initial Franchise Fee $25,000 - $42,500
Initial Investment $73,259 - $693,917
Net Worth Requirement $350,000
Cash Requirement $160,000
Veteran Incentives $2,500-$7,500 off franchise fee
Royalty Fee $449-$699/mo.
Ad Royalty Fee $300-600/mo.
Term of Agreement 5 years

Is Anytime Fitness a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

Yes. Anytime Fitness is a semi absentee franchise and allows passive ownership. A semi-absentee franchise is a business you could start and run while still maintaining a job or other obligation.

Is Anytime Fitness a Home Based franchise?

No. Anytime Fitness is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Anytime Fitness Franchise Owners Make?

Click here to find out how much Anytime Fitness franchisees make. Anytime Fitness offers an Item 19 in their Franchise Disclosure Document which provides financial information about select franchisees in their franchise system.

Does Anytime Fitness Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. Anytime Fitness franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Is Anytime Fitness Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

Yes. Anytime Fitness franchise is looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Anytime Fitness Looking for International franchisees?

Yes. Anytime Fitness franchise is looking for International franchisees.

Where can I see Anytime Fitness's FDD (Franchise Disclosure Document)?

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Additional Information

Additional Categories

Fitness, Non Food Franchises

Number of Units Open

100+ UNITS

Cash Required

More than $250,000

Passive Franchise


Home Based Franchise


Item 19 Franchise


Veteran Discount




Franchise Opportunities in Canada


International Franchise Opportunities


Anytime Fitness Franchises for Sale

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