Gold's Gym reports 'strongest year of growth in company history'
Leisure Opportunities
Job search
Job Search
see all jobs
Latest job opportunities
truGym
Competitive
Nationwide, United Kingdom
Una St Ives
Competitive
St Ives, UK
Parkwood Leisure
up to £31,000 per annum (dependent upon experience)
Whitechapel, London, UK
Sunwing
Competitive
Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Leeds Trinity University
Circa £22k pa
Horsforth, Leeds, UK

Gold's Gym reports 'strongest year of growth in company history'

Job opportunities
training opportunity
Focus Training
location: Nationwide, United Kingdom
more jobs

Gold's Gym completed 22 US franchise agreements and a total of 35 new openings worldwide during 2019 – the most in a single year in the company's history.

The franchised fitness giant's growth during the year focused on emerging markets, with nine new sites opening in Japan, eight in India, five in Saudi Arabia and four in Egypt.

It also secured new international master license agreements for Iraq (five clubs), Australia (30 clubs) and New Zealand (10 clubs).

On its domestic US market, its biggest new franchise deals were for North Carolina (eight clubs), Tennessee (five clubs) and Southern California (four clubs).

Also throughout 2019, the company worked to consolidate and optimise brand ownership through franchisee acquisition of company-owned clubs.

"This past year of success serves as proof that the Gold's Gym franchise opportunity is more attractive than ever as an investment in the fitness industry," said Gold's Gym president and CEO Adam Zeitsiff.

"Our continued franchise development achievements from 2019 have set the stage for what we anticipate will be another impressive year of growth on a global scale.

Craig Sherwood, Gold's Gym chief development officer, added: "As we head into 2020, I feel we are equipped with the perfect recipe for success: the right corporate leaders, the right franchisees and the right business model.

"With some major expansion opportunities already in the works, my team and I are proud to play a role in continuing to grow this brand 55 years beyond its inception."

Gold's Gym now has more than 700 locations serving 3 million people across six continents.

Sign up for FREE ezines & magazines
Gold's Gym completed 22 US franchise agreements and a total of 35 new openings worldwide during 2019 – the most in a single year in the company's history.
HAF,FIT,IND,PTS
imagesX/THUMB344374_482312_116929.jpg

More News

1 - 15 of 42,467
19 Feb 2020
Spa operator, Champneys, has come to an out of court agreement with West Sussex County Council in the UK, in relation to 19 charges brought ... More
19 Feb 2020
The government's post-Brexit plans to stop "low-skilled workers" from entering the UK has been described as "disastrous for the hospitality sector". The Home Office has ... More
19 Feb 2020
National governing bodies of sport (NGBs) have reported a rise in commercial revenue during 2019 – indicating a potential resurgence in corporate sponsorship. According to ... More
18 Feb 2020
A new museum, dedicated to the smaller craft used by the Royal Navy in both world wars, is set to open in Gosport, Hampshire, in ... More
18 Feb 2020
Rising workplace stress among employees has led companies to increase their investment in incentives as rewards – with wearable fitness gadgets among the most popular ... More
18 Feb 2020
David Lloyd Leisure is facing prosecution by Leeds Council over alleged health and safety breaches, following the death of a three-year-old boy in 2018. Rocco ... More
Alliance Leisure
Alliance Leisure
17 Feb 2020
Millwall FC has revealed designs by AFL Architects for the proposed redevelopment of its stadium, The Den, to make it "fit for Premier League football". ... More
17 Feb 2020
Taking part in regular aerobic exercise could decrease the likelihood of developing Alzheimer's disease in adults who are at higher risk of generating the illness. ... More
17 Feb 2020
A self-help studio marketing itself as a "first-of-its-kind self-development wellness space" will open in the heart of London in March 2020. The House of Wisdom ... More
14 Feb 2020
A report outlining membership habits and retention in the fitness sector will be released at the Sweat 2020 event next week. The Member Choice report ... More
14 Feb 2020
Premier League giants Manchester United have tabled plans to create a safe-standing area at its Old Trafford stadium. The club has made an application to ... More
14 Feb 2020
West Craven Sports Centre in Barnoldswick, Lancashire, has introduced dementia-friendly swimming sessions. The joint initiative, between Pendle Leisure Trust and Dementia Positive Pendle, aims to ... More
MyZone
MyZone
14 Feb 2020
The Royal Life Saving Society (RLSS) and Greenwich Leisure Limited (GLL) have signed a partnership agreement for the delivery of lifeguarding courses for the next ... More
13 Feb 2020
Xponential Fitness has signed a master franchise deal for its Club Pilates brand in Singapore, signalling the company's plans to expand into Southeast Asia. The ... More
13 Feb 2020
Liverpool FC has revealed updated KSS -designed plans for the expansion of the Anfield Road stand at its Anfield stadium and has begun a second-stage ... More
Focus Training
Focus Training
1 - 15 of 42,467