Estimated Costs

What is the Investment to Get Started?

It's the question that is top-of-mind for many prospective franchise owners when they see a The Little Gym® franchise for sale. The exact cost of a The Little Gym® franchise may differ from one gym to another, depending on several variables such as market size and facility size.

Estimated Costs

The initial investment includes your franchise fee. You are awarded a protected geographical territory and a 10-year term, and you receive full access to The Little Gym International, Inc. curriculum, tools, and services developed over the past 40 years. You will receive our comprehensive training and the full support of a Pre-Opening Team. These are only the headlines in your comprehensive pre-opening support package to give you every opportunity to get off to a great start.

Total Estimated Initial Investment including working capital:
$181,450 - $431,500

Royalty Fee:
8% of gross sales, subject to annual minimum

National Advertising Fund:
1% of gross sales


Financing within the U.S.

Typical financing through SBA requires 20-30% owner capital infusion. As such, we look for a prospective owner to have a net worth of at least $150,000 to $250,000+ and liquid capital to invest of $75,000.

Earning Potential

Earning Potential

As per the U.S. FTC disclosure law, The Little Gym International, Inc makes no representations of individual earnings performance. As with any business, the success of your The Little Gym® is dependent on you, the owner. This includes your aspirations, how you run your business, and the decisions you make each day. The Little Gym International, Inc. offers you a strong brand with comprehensive tools and support along the way to give you an outstanding platform for success.

Special Opportunities

Special Opportunities

For U.S. Veterans and Active Duty Military, Reserves, National Guard and Coast Guard, The Little Gym International, Inc. is offering a 50% discount off of the franchise fee when opening a gym in the U.S.

Ask our franchise development representatives about any special opportunities that may be available in your market.

*Savings may vary.

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