Entrepreneur 2020 Top Growth Franchises List Includes Three Fitness Brands In Top 10

Orangetheory Fitness was the highest ranking fitness franchise on the list. (Photo courtesy Orangetheory.)

The fitness industry had three health club franchise companies ranked in the top 10 on Entrepreneur Top Growth Franchises list and 12 brands total.

Orangetheory Fitness was the top fitness franchise ranked at No. 4, followed by Planet Fitness at No. 5 and Club Pilates at No. 9.

The list recognizes the 150 companies with the greatest positive franchise unit growth in North America over a three-year period, based on data submitted for Entrepreneur's Franchise 500 ranking.

The health club and studio franchises on the list are ranked below. Click on the company name to view their individual pages, which include more about each brand, including where they rank on Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500 list, the initial investment requirement, the net-worth requirement, initial franchise fee, ongoing royalty fee, number of units and more.

No. 4 – Orangetheory Fitness

No. 5 – Planet Fitness

No. 9 – Club Pilates Franchise

No. 17 – F45 Training

No. 19 – Anytime Fitness

No. 22 – 9Round

No. 40 – Burn Boot Camp

No. 53 – CycleBar

No. 56 – Crunch Franchise

No. 62 – Pure Barre

No. 67 – GYMGUYZ

No. 110 – Workout Anytime 24/7


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