Club Pilates

The Club Pilates franchise offers classes that modernize the Reformer-based Contrology Method at an affordable price. The brand was founded in 2007 and began franchising in 2010. Since then, it has expanded to more than 700 locations around the world. Franchisees with the brand enjoy a recurring revenue model, low-cost entry, and a high return on the investment. The franchise will also provide you with a three-day training program where you will learn about marketing, sales, recruitment, and more. You will also be provided with site selection assistance, grand opening assistance, and more. The brand is allow globally-renown, so Pilates newbies and enthusiasts will be aware of the quality of the franchise. 

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Club Pilates Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2024


Fitness is more than just a craze in the U.S. The Pilates industry alone is worth $9 billion. If you want to get your piece of the booming Pilates industry and help others achieve their fitness goals, then the Club Pilates franchise could be for you. The brand offers a variety of classes for people of all fitness levels and are based on the Reformer-based Contrology Method. But the franchise has modernized this method with state-of-the-art equipment and group practice. The brand was founded in 2007 in San Diego, Calif., and began franchising five years in 2012. Since that time, the franchise has expanded to more than 700 locations around the world. The brand's franchise owners enjoy great name recognition, site selection and buildout assistance, marketing tools, and ongoing assistance during the entirety of your franchise agreement. The franchise will also help you hire the best people to ensure the success of your business. Since the business also has a scalable model, franchise owners can scale their business to fit their needs. You will also be able to leverage national relationships and leverage development costs to launch your business.
Prospective candidates can expect an initial investment that ranges between $179,100 - $368,000. The initial franchise fee is $60,000. The ideal candidate is passionate about teaching others the benefits of Pilates and wants to be a great part of the community's fabric. The franchise will also offer you an exclusive territory,  which means that you will be the only representative of the brand in your area. This will decrease your competition. 

Company Details

Founded: 2007
First franchise: 2010
Headquarters: Irvine, CA
Canada: No
International: Yes
B2B: No
Exclusive territory: Yes
Total # of units: 700+ 


Support and Training Offered By Club Pilates

The brand provides its franchise owners with an initial training program that consists of on-the-job and classroom instruction. Franchisees can also expect marketing tools, site selection and grand opening assistance, and ongoing training and support during the entire length of your franchise agreement. 

2024 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Club Pilates Franchise.

What does a Club Pilates Franchise Cost?

Club Pilates franchise fees for 2024:

Royalty fee: 7%
Cash Requirement: $100,000
Initial Investment: $179,100 - $368,000
Initial Franchise Fee: $60,000
Net Worth Requirement: $500,000
Third-party financing options: Yes

Is Club Pilates a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

Yes. Club Pilates 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 Club Pilates a Home Based franchise?

No. Club Pilates is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Club Pilates Franchise Owners Make?

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

Is Club Pilates Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

No. Club Pilates franchise is not looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Club Pilates Looking for International franchisees?

Yes. Club Pilates franchise is looking for International franchisees.

Where can I see Club Pilates'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

$100,000 - $250,000

Passive Franchise


Home Based Franchise


Item 19 Franchise




Franchise Opportunities in Canada


International Franchise Opportunities


Club Pilates Franchises for Sale

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