HOW TO BUILD A SUCCESSFUL GYM eBOOK

how to build a successful gym

THERE'S AN OPPORTUNITY IN THE FITNESS INDUSTRY

 
But, seemingly endless possibilities make it daunting when taking the first step to starting your own gym. Planning is essential. Thoroughly consider your options and hurdles ahead of time to make success much easier. 
 
Download our free eBook "How To Build a Successful Gym" and start planning for your success. 
 
Success Requires Planning

SUCCESS REQUIRES PLANNING

 
The decisions you make at the start guide the rest of your planning. There are nearly limitless options, ranging from the large gym that offers something for everyone to a niche facility with a specific training philosophy. Continue reading
 
 
 
 
Facility Financials

FACILITY FINANCIALS

 
Business practices and financial disciplines are extremely varied, and there’s no Holy Grail when it comes to planning the financial end of your gym business. Make sure that your financial strategy fits within your means, is conducive to future growth, and is free of any hidden fees. Continue reading.
 
 
 
 
 
Location, Location, Location

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION

 
Deciding where to open your fitness facility is one of the most important factors for determining your success or failure. According to IHRSA’s Guide to the Health Club Industry for Lenders & Investors, “the trading area for clubs in competitive markets extends no more than 10 to 12 minutes travel time from the club, which translates into no more than five miles from the club site.” Lack of convenience and lack of proximity are frequent reasons members quit a gym. Continue reading
 
 
 
 
Equipment Purchasing

EQUIPMENT PURCHASING

Quality wins in the long run. Deciding on the brand and type of equipment for your gym can be confusing. Most manufacturers offer several different lines, different models, entertainment options, colors, upgrades, etc. Continue reading.

 

 

Putting it All Together

PUTTING IT ALL TOGETHER

Creating a welcoming and non-intimidating environment inside your facility is just as important as a good location. There are limitless effective design schemes, but ensuring that your space is created with purpose and follows the overall functions of the club should be top priority. Continue reading.

 

 

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