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SWEAT EQUITY

Own A Studio

Ready to change lives, including your own? Start a franchise and spread the wealth of community and fitness for all.

Sweat Equity Gyms

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A Sweat Equity gym is more than just a gym: it's a community. If you're looking for a way to guide people into becoming the best version of themselves and being positive, healthy force in a community, then look no further. Our unique workouts and core values will give you the edge to succeed in your market - and you'll have our support all the way.

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Our Vision

The need for our unique gyms has been proven: we have experienced overwhelming success and demand. Members love walking out of our gyms feeling better than when they went in, and we want to bring that feeling to as many people across the country as possible. Our ethos is to provide individualized coaching to each and every member and to foster a strong and inclusive community - regardless of age, size, or fitness.

Why Own a Sweat Equity Gym

Make a Difference

Have a positive impact on your neighborhood by providing a workout and community open and beneficial to all.

Be Your Own Boss

Get out of the rat race and build a sustainable and fulfilling career for yourself while helping other.

Immerse Yourself in Fitness

Have fitness dreams of your own? Operating a gym will put you right where you want to be each day.

Create Success

The sky's the limit when you're working for yourself! Be successful with our support and without waiting on other.

Hear From Our Members

Fun, passionate trainers keep you motivated, as does the loyal clientele that come day after day. I have been spending 3 to 5 days a week at Sweat Equity for more than 2 years now and it has changed my life. Before long I was having to buy new clothes, and now I look like I have been fit my...

Fun, passionate trainers keep you motivated, as does the loyal clientele that come day after day. I have been spending 3 to 5 days a week at Sweat Equity for more than 2 years now and it has changed my life. Before long I was having to buy new clothes, and now I look like I have been fit my whole life. Still spend time at Sweat Equity, and look forward to it everyday.

Paul T.

Sweat Equity Member

Google Review
This is my favorite place to sweat! Everything from the amazing teachers to the varied workouts and the amazing community is beyond 5 stars. The people I take classes with have become like family, and I look forward to class every day. I've also gained so much strength and endurance because of...

This is my favorite place to sweat! Everything from the amazing teachers to the varied workouts and the amazing community is beyond 5 stars. The people I take classes with have become like family, and I look forward to class every day. I've also gained so much strength and endurance because of this gym - they've changed my life! Love my Sweat Equity Family!

Sarah Rose B.

Sweat Equity Member

Customer Review
By far the best workout and studio in Coronado and San Diego. I have not met a teacher/coach I have not liked. All teachers are nice, welcoming, well educated and very attentive. I am so impressed by the constantly changing workout and the amazing energy in this gym. It is very well-maintained...

By far the best workout and studio in Coronado and San Diego. I have not met a teacher/coach I have not liked. All teachers are nice, welcoming, well educated and very attentive. I am so impressed by the constantly changing workout and the amazing energy in this gym. It is very well-maintained and clean. I cannot say enough good things about this place.

Jennifer V.

Sweat Equity Member

Ready to Own a Sweat Equity Gym?

Franchise FAQs

Q What are the benefits of owning a Sweat Equity gym?
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There are many! You'll get to have a positive impact on your community, be your own boss, create success for yourself, and live and breathe fitness every day.

Contact us for more information.

Q How much will it cost to start a franchise?
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Sweat Equity is happy to assist in helping prospective franchisees find viable financing options. The full startup range is $198,700 - $314,625 based on gym size

Q I'm interest in owning a Sweat Equity gym.  What should I do?
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We are so happy you are looking for more information! To understand the full scope of corporate support, timelines, financials and more, reach out to the founder Liz Merrill at [email protected]