Anytime Fitness, the world’s largest co-ed health club chain, has achieved another impressive milestone: the opening of its 3,000th gym.
Co-Founder and President, Mr Dave Mortensen, is in Singapore to mark the occasion, and also to preside over the grand opening of its new gym at POMO at Selegie Road on Friday, 20 November.
Mr Mortensen says:
The opening of the 3,000th Anytime Fitness gym worldwide is a significant milestone, reinforcing our leadership position as the world’s largest and fastest-growing co-ed fitness club franchisor. Singapore is a key market for us, and we are excited to launch our 25th gym territory and will continue to extend our location strategy to take the gym to the neighborhoods to give everyone convenience, flexibility, and lower the barriers to a healthier lifestyle.
Anytime Fitness in Singapore
The first Anytime Fitness gym opened in Minnesota, USA in May of 2002 and the first Anytime Fitness club in Singapore opened in Woodlands in 2013. The franchise is also set to welcome its 25th gym by the end of the year, making it the number 1 gym operator in Singapore.
“There are now 25 Anytime Fitness territories sold in Singapore and we expect to open another 10 gyms within the next year and 25 more gyms over the next 3 years,” said Maurice Levine, Master Franchisee, Asia.
Recently honored as the #1 “Top Global Franchise” by Entrepreneur magazine, Anytime Fitness also received these accolades in Singapore in 2015 – Franchising & Licensing Awards’ (FLA) Franchise of the Year and the FLA International Franchise of the Year, SME Business of the Year, SME Fastest Growing Business and AsiaOne’s People’s Choice Award.