Sports & Recreation Franchises

Sports franchises allow you to stay active while living your dream of being your own boss. The same qualities that make great athletes such as passion, drive, and dedication translate perfectly to owning a business. Going with a tried and true sports franchise is your chance to hit it out of the park while helping others live a healthy and active lifestyle. So what are you waiting for? It's time to play ball!

Did You Know?

Americans spent approximately 5.2 hours on sports & leisure activities every day in 2015

SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics

Nearly 20% of Americans took part in sports, exercise or recreational activities every day in 2015

SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics

In 2015, U.S. consumers purchased sporting goods with a total value of more than $64 billion

SOURCE: National Sporting Goods Association

SOURCE:
Bureau of Labor Statistics

SOURCE:
Bureau of Labor Statistics

SOURCE:
National Sporting Goods Association

Types of Recreation Franchises

There are as many recreation and sports-related franchises as there are sports. Whether you're into golf, football, baseball or something entirely different, there's a business opportunity that's right for you. From health and fitness clubs to kickboxing gyms to sports-themed retail businesses, Franchise Gator has a variety of opportunities to get you on your way to business ownership.

Why a Sports Franchise Opportunity?

Americans are passionate about sports, and starting a sports and recreation franchise can help you tap into a lucrative market. There's no shortage of people who are looking to be active, engaging in competitive sports, learn self-defense, or just challenge themselves. Where there's interest, there's opportunity.

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Sports & Recreation Franchises Currently Available:

Don’t miss the opportunity to own this winning experience in your local market! Row House is disrupting an industry traditionally built on competition within a class. We aren’t changing the experience, we’re creating a...

100k Minimum Cash Required

CycleBar is the first and only truly premium experiential fitness concept offered in franchising. The concept of indoor cycling has built incredible momentum over the last 30 years. CycleBar leverages current markets to...

150k Minimum Cash Required

The Hitting Academy is one of the most state of the art, Indoor Baseball & Softball Training Facilities in the Country. Our ‘System’ is designed to train baseball and softball players while utilizing the most advanced...

40k Minimum Cash Required

Sandbox VR centers offer a cutting edge, free roaming, group virtual reality experience combined with a unique digital demand generation platform to bring customers to the door. Our game development studio supplies an...

250k Minimum Cash Required

Expedia CruiseShipCenters is North America's largest retail travel agency franchise and a leading seller of cruise travel. Build equity and enjoy a great lifestyle with our proven franchise model with more than 30 years of...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Founded in 2015, StretchLab was established in Los Angeles, California to fulfill the vision of creating an affordable assisted stretching concept within the boutique fitness industry. Led by an expert team with more than 25...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Sport Clips Haircuts offers owners a way to transition from their day job and pave a path to greater financial and personal freedom through investment in a simple, multi-unit, semi-absentee business model. For 25 years,...

200k Minimum Cash Required

We help our clients stay fit, stay injury free, be practical and experience what knowledge, instruction and belief can do for their confidence and attitude. We do what makes sense in achieving personal fitness goals, we keep...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Enjoy the freedom of owning your own business with the hands-on support of an experienced management team. Shapes supports you with training and materials on business management, sales and marketing along with extensive...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Pinch A Penny Pool Patio & Spa is America's largest franchised pool and spa care company. Our family of over 225 stores have kept swimming pools healthy and sparkling since 1975. And, unlike some franchise opportunities you...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Tap into the $54B video-game market by providing an immersive tactical laser combat experience that allows your guests to Get IN the Game! Recommended 250,000 population within a 30 mile radius.

150k Minimum Cash Required

First on the scene and best in its class, Sky Zone created the world’s first wall-to-wall trampoline park in 2002, bringing healthy, high-flying fun to people everywhere. Now you can be part of this international sensation...

500k Minimum Cash Required

AirTime Trampoline & Game Park provides fitness, fun and excitement all under one roof! "Jump" into one of the hottest and fastest growing franchise opportunities available today. Look forward to great sales and very good...

500k Minimum Cash Required

Becoming a Skyhawks Sports Academy franchisee allows you to combine your passion for sports, kids, and business into making a great living. We are the largest sports camp company in the US and have over 35 years of...

30k Minimum Cash Required

TruFusion is the latest innovation in group fitness offering multiple studios under one roof at an affordable price. With up to 240 group classes weekly in over 65 different styles, TruFusion gyms provide the hottest blend...

100k Minimum Cash Required

The Camp is growing rapidly, so, if you have a true passion for fitness, and you'd like to learn all the details about what sets us apart in this explosive market and how this opportunity could potentially transform your own...

80k Minimum Cash Required
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