Anytime Fitness

Company Overview

Anytime Fitness are a global gym franchise running local gyms, open 24/7 in places where people live and work. Our clubs are smaller than normal health and fitness clubs, without the swimming pool, sauna and juice bar that most members don’t use. We have 2,800 gyms across the world in 23 countries and mroe than 2.5m members worldwide. One club opens every day somewhere in the world!

Franchise Overview

Anytime Fitness was founded in 2002 in USA by Chuck Runyon and Dave Mortensen. It is now ranked as the #1 franchise in the world according to the Franchise 500 2014 listings and is the fastest-growing fitness franchise in the world. With more than 170 territories sold across the UK, we expect steady growth throughout 2015.

Daily Life of a Franchisee

With Anytime Fitness, the training doesn’t stop and continues weekly, monthly and yearly – on-site, remotely and via a regular three-day training course for our franchisees which covers every aspect of running their club including sales processes, payment systems, wlt_fielder database management, security, wlt_fielder retention and wlt_fielder service. This training runs six times a year giving franchisees the opportunity to refresh their knowledge or send their sales manager or other staff too. These courses come at no extra costs to franchisees.

Full Description

Anytime Fitness Treadmill

Why partner with the world leaders…


Anytime Fitness are now the #1 Global Franchise and also ranked #1 in the fitness category (for the fifth year running) in Entrepreneur’s prestigious 2015 Franchise 500 list. We have surpassed well-known franchises like Subway, McDonald’s, and Pizza Hut. It has taken us only 13 years to reach over 3,000 Anytime Fitness clubs, with 3 million members in 23 countries worldwide.

Our UK expansion is moving fast. We now have 88 clubs trading in the UK alone, which is amazing. It doesn’t stop there, with plans to open a further 80 clubs this year – making us the UK’s largest gym operator by the end of 2016. The bigger picture looks ever better, with plans to hit 500 by the end of 2020.

If you have the minimum liquid capital of £110,000 or more, an Anytime Fitness franchise is a great business opportunity.

“Officially the world’s fastest growing fitness club” IHRSA

Make Anytime Fitness your next step to financial freedom


Due to our convenient locations, 24/7 access, and desire to support everyone to lead a healthier lifestyle, your club will become the centre of the community and the tool to change people’s lives.

We have worked hard to be able to provide you with a simple proven business model which is easy to follow, every step of the way. Once you join in with the Anytime Fitness franchise success, our experts will help you find your club location, negotiate and advise on all property matters, create business, marketing and sales plans, and be on hand every step of the way towards creating your successful business.

Anytime Fitness franchise opportunities offer a reliable and predictable income and the freedom to choose whether you work in your club or employ a manager to take care of the business for you … Get the work-life balance you have always dreamed of.


Watch our family grow or join us on the journey…

Choosing which franchise model to invest in for your future is one of the biggest decisions you will make, so here are just a few reasons why the Anytime Fitness family keeps growing: 

  • 18 months typical ROI
  • 6% predicted growth of the fitness industry expected
  • 96% success rate
  • Over 90% of franchisees are not from the fitness industry
  • Funding available from major banks
  • Full training and support throughout
  • Recurring DD income
  • Experienced 10-strong property team
  • Low staffing model
  • Low fixed monthly fees
  • Highly skilled head office team

In less than 5 years, 20% of our UK franchisees have more than one territory, making the business benefits even greater. 

If you have £110,000 liquid capital to invest we want to talk to you…


Contact us today for more information and to take your next steps towards financial freedom. 

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In Summary:

3,000+ clubs worldwide. Anytime Fitness offers members convenient and affordable 24hr fitness. With the support of an experienced global franchisor, you can invest in this proven, low cost fitness franchise and join in our success.
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