World Gym

The World Gym is an internationally known gym that is passionate about fitness and is uniquely connected to the community. The gym's legacy goes back to Myrtle Beach in California nearly half a century ago. It is a subscription-based model with multiple online and in-person revenue streams. This makes the franchise an attractive opprotuntiy by allowing owners to better forecast monthly and annual revenues across multiple areas of business while increasing their per-member spend. The brand is 100% franchise based and is dedicated to providing franchisees with the best support and training. Look into investing in the World Gym franchise today. 

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World Gym Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2022

Background

Our health is one of the most important aspects of our lives. One of the best ways to meet your health goals is to join a gym. Do you want to get your piece of the booming franchise fitness business by investing in the World Gym franchise? The franchise is an internationally known gym that is passionate about fitness and is uniquely connected to the community. The gym's legacy goes back to Myrtle Beach in California nearly half a century ago. It is a subscription-based model with multiple online and in-person revenue streams. This makes the franchise an attractive opprotuntiy by allowing owners to better forecast monthly and annual revenues across multiple areas of business while increasing their per-member spend. The brand is 100% franchise based and is dedicated to providing franchisees with the best support and training. Since franchising in 1982, the franchise expanded in 17 countries and six continents with over 230 locations.
In terms of support and training, the franchise owners can expect marketing/PR, national advertising & sales support; multiple online & in-person revenue streams; pre-construction & build out guidance; and more! What makes the World Gym franchise different is that it may be a global chain, but it makes sure to keep the local feel of whatever community it is in. So no two locations are the same! You can also meet with other franchise owners at the annual World Gym International Convention in Las Vegas. This event features seminars, activities, networking, and celebrating the brand's successes at the World Gym Awards Gala.

Company Details

Founded: 1976
First franchise: 1982
Headquarters: Los Angeles, California 
Total units: 230+
International: Yes
Canada: Yes

Support and Training Offered By World Gym

In terms of support and training, the franchise owners can expect marketing/PR, national advertising & sales support;  multiple online & in-person revenue streams; pre-construction & build out guidance; and more! 

2022 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a World Gym Franchise.

What does a World Gym Franchise Cost?

World Gym franchise fees for 2022:

Cash Requirement: $100,000
Initial Investment: $451,000 – $1.8 Million
Financing options: Yes
Veterans incentive: No 
Liquid Capital Needed: $450,000
Initial Franchise Fee: $25,000

Is World Gym a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

Yes. World Gym 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 World Gym a Home Based franchise?

No. World Gym is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do World Gym Franchise Owners Make?

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

Does World Gym Offer a Veteran Discount?

No. World Gym franchise does not offer a veteran discount.

Is World Gym Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

Yes. World Gym franchise is looking for Canada franchisees.

Is World Gym Looking for International franchisees?

Yes. World Gym franchise is looking for International franchisees.

Additional Information

Additional Categories

Fitness, Non Food Franchises

Number of Units Open

100+ UNITS

Cash Required

$100,000 - $250,000

Passive Franchise

Yes

Home Based Franchise

No

Item 19 Franchise

Yes

Veteran Discount

No

B2B

No

Franchise Opportunities in Canada

Yes

International Franchise Opportunities

Yes

World Gym Franchises for Sale

Click Here to inquire about existing World Gym franchises for sale. We may have World Gym franchise resales. A franchise resale is an already established franchise owned by a franchisee and the franchisee is looking to sell their franchise.

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