TOP SPORTS FRANCHISESWEEK OF JANUARY 29, 2023

Presented by: International Franchise Professionals Group

Top 10 Sports Franchises

Children and adults alike can benefit from the service of a sports franchise. Sports franchises run the gamut from swimming, baseball, football, basketball, martial arts, and any other sports you can think of. If you Google “sports franchise for sale,” you will notice a lot of youth sports franchises that are geared towards young athletes.

Here are the top sports franchises for week ending January 29, 2023. The IFPG uses its internal data collected from our portal to identify which sports franchises had the most activity in the past week. This ranking system is not based on franchise sales, franchisee success rates or number of units open. We use our ranking system to help identify new and upcoming franchise systems. This ranking system should not be used to make a decision on which franchise to buy, it was solely created for internal purposes and for our IFPG Members.

Soccer Stars Logo

#1 RANKED FRANCHISE

Soccer Stars

Soccer Stars is a mobile curriculum-based business, to positively impact kids through Soccer. We use the soccer ball as a vehicle to help... learn more

Number of Units LESS THAN 20 UNITS

Cash Required $50,000 - $100,000

British Swim School Logo

#2 RANKED FRANCHISE

British Swim School

British Swim School is the leader in "Learn to Swim" programs. It was revolutionary in developing a survival program that enables the very young... learn more

Number of Units 100+ UNITS

Cash Required $100,000 - $250,000

Fundraising University Logo

#3 RANKED FRANCHISE

Fundraising University

Fundraising University is the leader in the school sports fundraising having raised over $45M dollars across 8,000+ schools. Their success stems... learn more

Number of Units 50-100 UNITS

Cash Required $50,000 - $100,000

D1 Training Logo

#4 RANKED FRANCHISE

D1 Training

D1 was founded by a former collegiate athlete. D1 offers a caliber of training typically reserved for a Division 1 athlete. D1 uses their... learn more

Number of Units 50-100 UNITS

Cash Required More than $250,000

Apex Leadership Logo

#5 RANKED FRANCHISE

Apex Leadership

Apex Leadership helps elementary schools raise more funds than they ever have in the past while promoting fitness and teaching its students fun and... learn more

Number of Units 100+ UNITS

Cash Required $50,000 - $100,000

Orthotic & Prosthetic Clinics of America Logo

#6 RANKED FRANCHISE

Orthotic & Prosthetic Clinics of America

Since our company founding in 1923, Orthotic & Prosthetic Clinics of America (OPCA) has been dedicated to meeting the Orthotic, Prosthetic and... learn more

Number of Units LESS THAN 20 UNITS

Cash Required $100,000 - $250,000

N Zone Sports of America Logo

#7 RANKED FRANCHISE

N Zone Sports of America

N Zone provides what youth sports programs should: a fun, safe, and rewarding experience for all who participate. We feel that all kids should... learn more

Number of Units 20-50 UNITS

Cash Required $25,000 - $50,000

Ben's Soft Pretzels Logo

#8 RANKED FRANCHISE

Ben's Soft Pretzels

Ben's Soft Pretzels is a leader in the fresh baked, grab and go snack with a primary focus on the world's best soft pretzels. Ben's can be found... learn more

Number of Units 100+ UNITS

Cash Required $50,000 - $100,000

Sky Zone Trampoline Park Logo

#9 RANKED FRANCHISE

Sky Zone Trampoline Park

First on the scene and best in its class, Sky Zone created the world's first wall-to-wall trampoline park in 2004, bringing healthy, high-flying... learn more

Number of Units 100+ UNITS

Cash Required More than $250,000

Axe Monkeys Logo

#10 RANKED FRANCHISE

Axe Monkeys

Axe Monkeys is an entertainment franchise that specializes in axe throwing, spear throwing, and knife throwing experiences.

Number of Units 20-50 UNITS

Cash Required $50,000 - $100,000

The Complete List

Below is the full list of top sports franchises for week ending January 29, 2023.

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Rank Franchise Name Cash Required Number of Units  
1 Soccer Stars $50,000 - $100,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
2 British Swim School $100,000 - $250,000 100+ UNITS View Franchise
3 Fundraising University $50,000 - $100,000 50-100 UNITS View Franchise
4 D1 Training More than $250,000 50-100 UNITS View Franchise
5 Apex Leadership $50,000 - $100,000 100+ UNITS View Franchise
6 Orthotic & Prosthetic Clinics of America $100,000 - $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
7 N Zone Sports of America $25,000 - $50,000 20-50 UNITS View Franchise
8 Ben's Soft Pretzels $50,000 - $100,000 100+ UNITS View Franchise
9 Sky Zone Trampoline Park More than $250,000 100+ UNITS View Franchise
10 Axe Monkeys $50,000 - $100,000 20-50 UNITS View Franchise
11 Links Golf Cafe More than $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
12 My Backyard Sports $100,000 - $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
13 USA Ninja Challenge $100,000 - $250,000 20-50 UNITS View Franchise
14 Urban Air Adventure Parks More than $250,000 100+ UNITS View Franchise
15 Elite Home Fitness $50,000 - $100,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
16 Hudson Valley Swim $50,000 - $100,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
17 Engage Virtual Range $100,000 - $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
18 The Knight School Less than $25,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
19 Overtime Athletics $25,000 - $50,000 20-50 UNITS View Franchise
20 Athletic Republic $50,000 - $100,000 50-100 UNITS View Franchise
21 Stumpy's Hatchet House More than $250,000 20-50 UNITS View Franchise
22 Cooperstown Connection $50,000 - $100,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
23 Green Leaf Massage and Sports Recovery $100,000 - $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
24 Kids In Sports $50,000 - $100,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
25 PRO Martial Fit Less than $25,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
26 Serasana $100,000 - $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
27 Fitness 1440 $100,000 - $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
28 Play It Again Sports More than $250,000 100+ UNITS View Franchise
29 Consignment King Less than $25,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
30 PRO Martial Arts $100,000 - $250,000 100+ UNITS View Franchise
31 Tapout Fitness $100,000 - $250,000 20-50 UNITS View Franchise
32 810 Billiards & Bowling More than $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
33 Gravity Extreme Zone More than $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
34 The Gun Cleaners $100,000 - $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
35 Hard Exercise Works $50,000 - $100,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
36 Ninja Nation More than $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
37 Team Combat $100,000 - $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
38 Legends Boxing $100,000 - $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
39 Snap Fitness $50,000 - $100,000 100+ UNITS View Franchise
40 Rebounderz More than $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
41 Clubstore Outlet $50,000 - $100,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
42 FlannelJax's $100,000 - $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
43 AtmosEffect Fitness $25,000 - $50,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
44 WECANSHADEIT, LLC (We Can Shade It) $100,000 - $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
45 CityRow $50,000 - $100,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
46 FITtec. $100,000 - $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
47 Retro Fitness More than $250,000 100+ UNITS View Franchise
48 OrthoNOW More than $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
49 Jump!Zone Party & Play Centers More than $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
50 Ctrl V $50,000 - $100,000 20-50 UNITS View Franchise
51 Thrillz High Flying Adventure Park More than $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
52 NexGoal $50,000 - $100,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
53 Romp n' Roll $50,000 - $100,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
54 Tumbles - Kid's Fitness Gym + STEAM $50,000 - $100,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
55 Bounce! Trampoline Sports More than $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
56 Premier Martial Arts $100,000 - $250,000 100+ UNITS View Franchise
57 Max Muscle Sports Nutrition $50,000 - $100,000 100+ UNITS View Franchise
58 Shapes Fitness for Women More than $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
59 FUNTOPIA More than $250,000 LESS THAN 20 UNITS View Franchise
60 Monster Mini Golf $50,000 - $100,000 20-50 UNITS View Franchise

The International Franchise Professionals Group (IFPG) is an internationally recognized membership-based franchise organization. IFPG Franchise Consultants guide aspiring business owners through the process of identifying and investing in franchise businesses. The IFPG represents more than 550 franchises. We do not represent all franchises listed here. By clicking on "Request a Consultation," you are agreeing to be contacted by one of our Certified Franchise Consultants to discuss franchise ownership.

About our rankings: The IFPG uses its internal data collected from our membership portal to identify which franchises had the most activity in the past week. This ranking system is not based on franchise sales, franchisee success rates or number of units open. Our ranking system should not be used to make a decision on which franchise to buy it was solely created for internal purposes and for our IFPG Members.