11 Fitness Franchises Land on Franchise Times Top 200+ Franchise List

Planet Fitness
Planet Fitness was the highest ranking fitness franchise on the Franchise Times Top 200+ franchise list. (Photo by Pamela Kufahl.)

Planet Fitness, Dover, New Hampshire, was the top-ranked fitness franchise on the Franchise Times Top 200+ franchise list, which was released in October.

Planet Fitness came in at No. 47 with global sales of $3.2 billion and 2,001 total units.

The Franchise Times list ranks franchises by systemwide sales and units.

The majority of the franchises in the top 10 were fast food companies: McDonald’s (No. 1), KFC (No. 3), Burger King (No. 4), Subway (No. 6), Domino’s (No. 7), Pizza Hut (No. 8), Chick-fil-A (No. 9). Others in the top 10 were 7-Eleven (No. 2), Ace Hardware (No. 5) and Circle K (No. 10).

After Planet Fitness, the next highest-ranking fitness company was Anytime Fitness, Chanhassen, Minnesota, at No. 69.

Here are the fitness franchises that made the list:

47. Planet Fitness

69. Anytime Fitness

87. Orangetheory Fitness

176. Snap Fitness

226. Club Pilates

264. Pure Barre

283. The Little Gym

285. 9Round

329. Burn Boot Camp

355. CycleBar

413. Fitness Together

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