Skyhawks Sports Academy

2019 Franchise Costs

Liquid Capital Required:$30,000
Net Worth Required:$100,000
Total Investment:$50,000
Franchise Fee:$27,500

Franchisor Details

Total Units:Franchise Territories = 58, Corporate Owned Territories = 61
Year Founded:1979
Franchising Since:2010
Home Office: Spokane, WA
Franchise Gator Top 100 (2018); Franchise Gator Fastest Growing (2018)

Partner With A Leader In Youth Sports Programs!

Skyhawks is the nation’s leader in sports programs for children. Skyhawks is a brand with national exposure and appeal and with the recent purchase of SuperTots, has multiple ways to offer you a dependable and rewarding business to own. Skyhawks and SuperTots teach children and young adults meaningful life lessons through sports. Over 35 years of experience have helped build a menu of successful sports programs.

Ultimately, you will make a difference in the lives of thousands of children. As a Skyhawks franchisee, you will focus on promoting Skyhawks programs and selling Skyhawks services by using your sales and marketing skills and your enthusiasm for athletics. You will concentrate on selling your services to community-based organizations that serve children. Once organizations have selected you and your program, you will create a marketing plan to promote Skyhawks programs.

You will also recruit, hire and train staff to implement the programs. Skyhawks franchisees build strong relationships with school and community decision makers becoming highly valued partners in youth athletics. While the majority of Skyhawks programs are offered in the summer, franchisees can run athletic events throughout the year. After-school, weekend and holiday programs are available to the ambitious franchisee.

No matter the season, the core purpose of Skyhawks is to teach life skills through sports.

Why Skyhawks?

The Leading Domestic Youth Sports Company
In the past 35 years Skyhawks programs have welcomed over 1.6 million children in 23 states, teaching life lessons through sports and instilling a life-long passion for athletics and a healthy lifestyle.

The Largest Array of Sports Offerings
Skyhawks franchisees can offer up to 10 different sports across a variety of programs including traditional summer camps, leagues, after-school programs, clinics, and classes to provide a variety of revenue streams throughout the whole year.

Ongoing Training and Support
As a Skyhawks franchisee, you will receive unparalleled support including two days of training at Skyhawks University, two days of onsite sales assistance in your territory, access and training in our proprietary software systems, experienced corporate instructors to lead your first staff trainings, call center resources, HR, accounting and marketing support, continually updated programs and curriculums for a vast array of sports, and yearly conferences to meet with other franchisees and discuss best practices.

Low Initial Investment and Quick ROI
Skyhawks low initial investment and low royalty fees allow our franchisees to see a return on their investment in a timely manner.

Flexible Work Life
Being your own boss is one of the great rewards of joining the Skyhawks family. Work from home and set your own schedule so your work/life balance never tilts in the wrong direction.

Potential to Open Multiple Territories Quickly
At Skyhawks we actively encourage our franchisees to open multiple territories as their business grows and expands. We are seeking long-term partners with our franchisees and the ability to build off your success, reach more children and grow your income is paramount to a successful business venture.

Turn Your Passion into Your Profession
This is self-explanatory. If you can make money combining your passion for athletics, children, and business why would you do anything else?

Training and Support

We offer complete and ongoing training and support, including:

  • Skyhawks Training
    We will conduct two days of training at Skyhawks University where you will learn everything there is to know about Skyhawks and how to run a camp.
  • Sales Training
    We will spend two days in your territory conducting sales meetings and teaching you how to sell.
  • Technology Support
    We will spend one day with you remotely to teach you our software system and to show you its capabilities. All franchisees will utilize a web-based software system to help manage their online registrations, credit card processing, programs, marketing, staff recruiting, hiring, scheduling, billing, risk management and more!
  • Call Center Support
    Our call center is capable of handling incoming and outgoing calls with customers and coordinators.
  • Human Resources and Risk Management Department
    Our human resources and risk management departments will provide you with the tools to recruit, train, and employ part-time coaches. You are responsible for hiring and supervising your employees.
  • An Accounting Department
    The accounting department will assist you with invoicing for your services.
  • A Marketing Department
    Our marketing department will assist you in creating and implementing your marketing strategy.
  • An Account Manager
    You will have an account manager to help with administrative support and day-to-day questions.
  • Skyhawks Conferences
    You will be invited to attend national and regional meetings.
  • Manuals and Programming Resources
    You will have access to our sports manuals as well as our online training and content library.

Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate will have previous business-owning experience. In addition, this person should be outgoing and possess a passion for sports and kids while wanting to make a positive impact on their community. Our ideal candidate is a natural leader with fantastic people skills who is motivated to succeed; someone who likes to build and grow things while keeping a careful eye on quality. In addition, this person isn’t afraid to roll up their sleeves and get the work done. The candidate must have a minimum of $50k in liquid capital and be ready to make a full-time commitment.

Next Steps

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Please Note:

Skyhawks Sports Academy is currently accepting inquiries from the following states: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Washington, D.C., West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming.

Interested parties should have at least $30,000 in liquid capital to invest.

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