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Self Esteem Brands announced three new content series across its portfolio of brands, which are available online to everyone who wants to access them.
March 23rd, 2020
Anytime Fitness, the world's fastest-growing fitness franchise, recently announced plans to introduce over 25 new gyms in targeted areas throughout Pennsylvania.
March 6th, 2020
CEO Chuck Runyon and President Dave Mortensen have been selected by the International Franchise Association (IFA) as the 2019 IFA Entrepreneurs of the Year.
February 18th, 2020
Anytime Fitness, the world's fastest-growing fitness franchise, recently announced plans to introduce over 30 new gyms in targeted areas throughout Ohio.
February 4th, 2020
Anytime Fitness and Waxing the City have recently ranked in Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500®, the world’s first, best and most comprehensive franchise ranking.
January 23rd, 2020
Anytime Fitness, the world's largest and fastest-growing fitness club chain, is gearing up for its feature episode on CBS' award-winning series Undercover Boss, airing Wednesday, Jan. 15.
January 14th, 2020
Anytime Fitness, the world’s largest and fastest-growing fitness club chain, has been recognized as one of Franchise Times’ top forty Fast & Serious franchise brands.
January 10th, 2020
Self Esteem Brands, the parent company of Anytime Fitness, has purchased The Bar Method – a popular, low-impact fitness franchise with 123 studios across 30 states and Canada.
September 12th, 2019
Anytime Fitness, the world's fastest-growing fitness franchise, recently announced plans to introduce over 25 new gyms in targeted areas throughout New York with a specific focus in Rochester and Buffalo.
August 5th, 2019
Anytime Fitness, the world's fastest-growing fitness franchise, recently announced plans to introduce 40 new gyms in targeted areas throughout Kentucky with a specific focus in Lexington and the southern region of the state.
July 30th, 2019
Amy Halford has been promoted to the position of Global Chief Marketing Officer for Self Esteem Brands, the parent company of Anytime Fitness, Basecamp Fitness and Waxing the City.
July 11th, 2019
The parent company of Anytime Fitness (Self Esteem Brands) announces the appointment of Tammylynne Jonas as CIO across all of its brands: Anytime Fitness, Basecamp Fitness and Waxing the City.
July 11th, 2019
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Anytime Fitness, the world's largest and fastest-growing fitness club chain, is about to make history. No other franchise in the world has ever had locations on all seven continents.
April 8th, 2019
Anytime Fitness, the world's largest and fastest-growing fitness franchise, will soon open its first gym in Germany.
April 3rd, 2019
Avowing their shared commitment to helping all people lead healthy, happy lives, Anytime Fitness is pleased to announce a global partnership with Special Olympics.
April 2nd, 2019
Anytime Fitness, the world's fastest-growing fitness franchise, recently announced plans to introduce perhaps 30 new gyms in targeted areas throughout Alabama.
December 10th, 2018
Anytime Fitness, the world's fastest-growing fitness franchise, recently announced plans to introduce perhaps 30 locations in targeted areas throughout Tennessee, nearly doubling its presence in the state.
December 5th, 2018
Self Esteem Brands, the parent company of Anytime Fitness, has purchased a new fitness concept with plans to franchise it worldwide.
October 31st, 2018
Last week, for the 1 billionth time, someone waved a key fob in front of a scanner and then entered an Anytime Fitness gym to work out.
October 1st, 2018
Zakieia Rouah's fascination with other people began when she was a young child. She wanted to know what they thought, what interested them, their life stories.
May 23rd, 2018
Anytime Fitness is encouraging people all over the world to set aside their differences and celebrate World Health Day together by exercising with a friend or in a small group.
March 26th, 2018
Anytime Fitness, the world's fastest growing fitness center for 10 consecutive years, will celebrate the opening of its 4,000th gym March 16th in Shanghai, China.
March 13th, 2018
Anytime Fitness, the fastest-growing co-ed gym in the world, recently announced plans to introduce 25 locations in targeted areas throughout the state of Mississippi.
December 11th, 2017
Other gyms and fitness centers may be more well-known, but you’d probably never guess which fitness chain has been the fastest-growing in the world for 10 years in a row.
November 10th, 2017
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Anytime Fitness, the fastest-growing gym in the world, recently announced plans to introduce over 65 locations in targeted areas throughout the state of Alabama.
August 15th, 2017
Anytime Fitness, the fastest-growing co-ed gym in the world, recently announced plans to introduce over 150 locations in targeted areas throughout the state of New York.
August 2nd, 2017
Anytime Fitness, the fastest-growing co-ed gym in the world, recently announced plans to introduce seven locations in targeted areas throughout the state of Maine.
June 29th, 2017
For the first-time, a U.S.-based fitness franchise is joining China's growing franchise community traditionally dominated by restaurants and retail outlets.
June 21st, 2017
Anytime Fitness, the world’s largest and fastest growing 24-hour co-ed fitness franchise, is pleased to announce it is open for business at their newest location in Flint, TX. A grand opening celebration will take place Wednesday, June 21,...
June 19th, 2017
Solving the universal problems of lack of time to hit the gym and uncertainty of how to work out solo, Anytime Fitness has launched a new mobile app that helps members stay prepared and motivated with a new workout every day.
June 13th, 2017
The “May Free Workouts” are compliments of Anytime Fitness, the fastest growing co-ed fitness center in the world.
May 2nd, 2017
That’s the logic behind Anytime Fitness’ new “Every Step Counts” campaign – which features reserved parking spots for its members as far away as possible from the gym, in the far corners of the parking lot.
November 30th, 2016
Celebrated Anytime Fitness co-founders, Dave Mortensen and Chuck Runyon, and New York Times best-selling author and leading business consultant, Marcus Buckingham, will speak at IFA’s 57th Annual Convention.
November 21st, 2016
Anytime Fitness, the world’s largest and fastest-growing fitness franchise, honored Andy Gundlach as its “Club Operator of the Year” at the company’s annual conference in Lake Placid, NY last weekend.
November 4th, 2016
everal hundred Anytime Fitness franchisees recently joined forces with hundreds of gym managers and personal trainers, corporate staffers and Waxing The City franchisees to set two world records.
September 28th, 2016
Anytime Fitness, the world's largest and fastest-growing fitness franchise, is pleased to announce the promotion of Stacy Anderson to the new position of Brand President.
September 27th, 2016
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Lynnea and Axel Mahlke, owners of the successful Anytime Fitness in Niantic have confirmed that they have signed a lease, and construction has begun on their second club at 24 Hartford Road in Salem, CT.
August 29th, 2016
For the 2nd year in a row, Anytime Fitness, the world’s largest and fastest-growing coed fitness club chain, has been ranked No. 1 on Entrepreneur magazine’s annual Top Global Franchise list.
June 22nd, 2016
Anytime Fitness Whittier Lakefront, located at 2405 Whittier Drive, Frederick, MD. 21702 will offer no cost outdoor workouts each Saturday in May.
May 13th, 2016
Anytime Fitness, the world's largest and fastest growing 24-hour co-ed fitness franchise, is pleased to announce it is open for fitness at the Whittier Lakefront in Frederick, Maryland.
March 22nd, 2016
Fitness-minded Americans are obsessed with steps, checking their tracking devices daily if not hourly, a recent survey found. But the same study, commissioned by Anytime Fitness, revealed a general lack of trust in the data users receive.
March 8th, 2016
Anytime Fitness announced today that it has purchased PumpOne® – a leading mobile personal training services provider featuring the world's largest exercise image and video library.
December 21st, 2015
While acclaimed Food Network Chef G. Garvin doesn't actually recommend burning the turkey to a crisp this Thanksgiving, he does recommend burning the turkey calories.
November 12th, 2015
Anytime Fitness will celebrate the opening of its 3000th gym at a ceremony in Stroud, England later this month, while also announcing new agreements to open gyms in Sweden, Italy, and Japan.
November 2nd, 2015
Anytime Fitness East Lyme / Niantic will unveil its upgraded look and new Studio with a Grand Re-Opening celebration on Tuesday, October 13th from 5:00 to 7:00 pm.
September 25th, 2015
Tee It Up for the Troops, a national non-profit organization, has selected the first recipients of a grant designed to help military veterans open their own gyms and provide additional employment opportunities for fellow veterans.
August 5th, 2015
Anytime Fitness, the world's largest and fastest-growing co-ed fitness club chain, is ranked No. 1 on Entrepreneur magazine's annual Top Global Franchise list.
June 25th, 2015

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