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UFC Gym UK

UFC GYM

UFC GYM® fitness clubs are open seven days a week and range in size from 15,000 to 25,000 square feet. Numerous group, family, and youth classes are offered, including Boxing Conditioning, MMA, and Daily Ultimate Training®, as well as traditional fitness classes such as Spin, Yoga and HIIT. These premium locations also offer personal training sessions with highly-skilled coaches. In addition to a variety of club offerings, amenities may include:

CLUB OFFERINGS
  • Recovery Area
  • Cryotherapy and compression treatments
  • Arm Bar Café
  • Retail and Merchandise
  • UFC-style Octagon®
  • Indoor Turf Area
  • Free Weights
  • Cardio Equipment
  • Customised Bag Rack
  • Matted Area
  • UFC GYM Accredited Coaches
  • Group Fitness Studio
  • Youth Classes (age 6+)
  • Strength & Conditioning Equipment
  • Premium changing facilities
  • Personal training and small group sessions
  • Group Exercise Classes
  • Saunas
  • Pin loaded weights area


"Starting UFC GYM over a decade ago, our goal was to offer a unique, premium, and wholistic fitness experience to members at an affordable price that couldn't be found elsewhere"
Adam Sedlack, UFC GYM CEO

 

UFC Gym UK are looking for Franchise Partners to expand the Brand across the UK & Ireland. Successful candidates will have experience in running a large scale consumer facing business. They have the option to run UFC Gym(s) alongside an existing non competing business where they can demonstrate sufficient infrastructure and funding to service both businesses. We are keen to talk to people who want to open one unit or enter into a Development Agreement to open multiple sites in a defined geographical area. We are also happy to talk to candidates who already have experience in the fitness industry. UFC Gym are a global success story with franchisees operating strong businesses with healthy returns across the world. All this data as well as projected P&Ls will be shared and developed with you but having funds in place is a key requirement. Please follow the application steps and we will look forward to talking to you about how you can generate a highly profitable business with a strong return on investment.

As the first to combine traditional fitness with combat sports UFC GYM is home to fitness enthusiasts of all ages and abilities by offering a premium fitness facility and specialised group classes created by the expertise of UFC Athletes and delivered by accredited UFC GYM Coaches. Fueling the brand's continued global expansion is its unique environment to guests as a one-stop-shop for any and all fitness needs. With a dedicated Recovery area, UFC GYM members can experience high tech, high spec training facilities and a pre and post workout environment that caters to all – from those beginning to their fitness journey, to seasoned athletes from all sports and disciplines. UFC GYM's premium position in the fitness industry has attracted top-tier athletes like Alex Rodriguez and many iconic UFC fighters to join in the rapid development as pioneers in their own markets. Former UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping said "UFC GYM's are an amazing way for individuals and families to work out and get in shape together. We have a lot of different training programs suitable for all ages and we're excited to finally bring our unique brand of fitness to the U.K. and Ireland."

UFC GYM will be opening 105 locations in the UK & Ireland over the next 10 years, with 80% available to franchise. We are looking to partner with 25-30 single and multi-site franchise owners, with recruitment led by Accentia Franchise Consultants. We will place franchises in areas with a population of 150,000 or higher, and we will work closely with our real estate team and Accentia franchise Consultants to support location development. Our corporately owned locations are UFC GYM Nottingham and CLASS UFC GYM Woking, with UFC GYM Medway and UFC GYM Reading set to open.

It depends on how much time and effort a franchise partner is willing to expend. At the appropriate time in the process, we encourage qualified candidates to communicate with existing franchise partners from international marketswho can relate their specific experiences.

UFC GYM UK are working with Accentia Franchise Consultants who have 13 offices across the UK & Ireland. The 5 stages to becoming a UFC GYM UK franchise partner are listed below, which can take up to 3 months. Once the franchise agreement is signed, it can take up to 6-8 months to open a UFC GYM, including site selection and construction. Once you’ve applied online, our franchising steps are as follows:

Stage Description Contact Method:
1 Initial discussion and review of UFC GYM UK Prospectus with Accentia head office team. Phone Call
2 Meeting to review Franchise Information and Candidate profile in detail with Accentia Regional Director. Confidentiality Agreement signed at this point. Online or a face to face meeting.
3 Meeting with UFC GYM UK Head of Franchising and Head of Operations At suitable UFC Gym location
4 Meeting with UFC GYM UK Partners At suitable UFC Gym location
5 Sign Letter of Intent and pay 10% Deposit to hold the agreed territory. Accentia online system

UFC Gym and Accentia Franchise Consultants have relationships with banks and other third party financial organisations that are aware of our business model and support it. Although we don’t offer finance ourselves we will work with you in the application and development of business plans.

Contact UFC GYM

For further enquires or to check on your application progress, please email franchise@ufcgym.co.uk

 

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