Orangetheory Fitness

The Orangetheory Fitness franchise is an international fitness chain that originated in America and has since expanded to 21 countries. It specializes in group and personal training workouts. Owning an Orangetheory Fitness franchise means you can seize a large range of opportunities. With nearly one million members and more than 1400 fitness studios around the globe, the company is just getting started in its mission to bring More Life to more people. Due to its rapid growth and a strong demand from existing franchise owners, development opportunities are limited. For example, in 2020, less than 0.1% of people who inquired had the opportunity to franchise with Orangetheory Fitness. The good news is, if you feel your area needs a fitness studio, it’s likely there will be one coming soon. Orangetheory Fitness is the franchise for you if you want to help people achieve their fitness goals and believe that there is More to Life. 

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Orangetheory Fitness Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2024


In 2007, physiologist Ellen Latham brought science and fitness together in a revolutionary way. She called it the Orange Effect and started a U.S. studio to prove the revolution was real. The Orangetheory Fitness franchise is backed by science, tracked by technology, and inspires coach-inspired group workout that are designed to produce results from the inside out. As with any gym routine, the hardest part of our workouts is showing up. But the company makes it simple for you to push yourself, be your personal best and give you more every day. Fast forward to today, and OTF has taken the world by storm to become one of the most well-known fitness franchises on the planet, with more than 1,400 studios in 25 countries globally. The company looks for franchisees looking to become Master Franchisees and Area Developers with a range of skills from leadership to retail and operations, to sales and finance.

Additionally, all of the company's partners are passionate about innovation, driven to bring the latest fitness trends to their market, and excited by a business opportunity with exceptional personal and potential financial reward. At Orangetheory Fitness, members and franchise partners are set up for success. The company's science-based workout is proven to produce results. With more than half a million members and hundreds of locations around the globe, the company is just getting started in our mission to create a healthier world. Due to its rapid growth and strong demand from existing franchise owners, development opportunities are limited. Last year, less than 0.1% of people who inquired had the opportunity to franchise. 

Company Details

Company Founded: 2010
Franchising Since: 2010
Headquarters: Boca Raton, Florida

Support and Training Offered By Orangetheory Fitness

In terms of training, the franchise offers franchisees on-the-job training that lasts for 36 hours, as well as 33 hours of classroom training.

2024 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Orangetheory Fitness Franchise.

What does a Orangetheory Fitness Franchise Cost?

Orangetheory Fitness franchise fees for 2024:

Initial investments: $488,405 - $994,360
Net-worth Requirement: $500,000
Liquid Cash Requirement: $150,000
Initial Franchise Fee: $59,950
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 8%
Ad Royalty Fee 2%




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

No. Orangetheory Fitness is not a semi absentee franchise. The owner of the franchise (the franchisee) is expected to be involved in all aspects of day-to-day operations.

Is Orangetheory Fitness a Home Based franchise?

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

What Do Orangetheory Fitness Franchise Owners Make?

This information is not available. Orangetheory Fitness does not offer an Item 19 in their Franchise Disclosure Document.

Is Orangetheory Fitness a Master Franchise Opportunity?

No. Orangetheory Fitness is not a master franchise opportunity.

Does Orangetheory Fitness Offer a Veteran Discount?

No. Orangetheory Fitness franchise does not offer a veteran discount.

Does Orangetheory Fitness Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

No. Orangetheory Fitness franchise does not work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is Orangetheory Fitness Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

Yes. Orangetheory Fitness franchise is looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Orangetheory Fitness Looking for International franchisees?

Yes. Orangetheory Fitness franchise is looking for International franchisees.

Where can I see Orangetheory 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

$100,000 - $250,000

Master Franchise


Passive Franchise


Home Based Franchise


Item 19 Franchise


Veteran Discount




Franchise Opportunities in Canada


International Franchise Opportunities


E2 Visa Franchise


Orangetheory Fitness Franchises for Sale

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