D1 TRAINING Franchise 2024

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Liquid Capital: $250,000

Net Worth Requirement: $500,000

Franchise Fees: $59,500

Royalty: 7%

Training and Support: Available

Home Office: Franklin, TN

CEO: Will Bartholomew


Investement Range $161,750 - $711,123

D1 Training is redefining the fitness and sports training landscape by offering a unique blend of adult and youth training under one roof. Founded by former Division 1 athlete Will Bartholomew in 2001 and franchising since 2016, D1 Training emphasizes a professional sports training environment for every age and skill level, making elite training accessible to all. With over 50 facilities and growing, D1 Training is a leader in the $38 billion fitness industry and the $15 billion youth sports market.

Why Choose D1 Training?

  • Elite Training for All Ages: D1 Training offers specialized programs for kids, collegiate athletes, and adults, focusing on enhancing physical performance and building character through sports and fitness.

  • Strong Brand Recognition: D1 Training is endorsed by the National Academy of Sports Medicine and partners with high-profile entities like the NFL Players Association. It is also recognized by Men’s Health as a top gym.

  • Extensive Support and Training: Franchisees benefit from a turn-key operation with support in training employees, marketing, site selection, and facility buildout. D1's extensive training includes 100s of hours of online modules and support from a national head of general managers.

  • Community and Character Development: D1 Training focuses on developing athletes of character, providing a supportive community that fosters growth both on and off the field.

Ideal Franchisee Profile

D1 Training is looking for dedicated individuals who are passionate about fitness and sports, and who aspire to impact their community positively through a proven business model. Ideal candidates should:

  • Business Savvy: Possess strong business acumen to effectively manage a D1 Training facility and drive growth.

  • Passion for Fitness and Sports: Have a genuine interest in fitness and sports, ideally with a background in team sports.

  • Community-Oriented: Eager to make a difference in their community by promoting health and fitness.

  • Leadership Skills: Capable of leading a team and fostering a motivating environment for staff and members alike.

  • Financially Prepared: Meet financial requirements with a minimum net worth of $500,000 and liquid capital of $250,000.


Searching for more information? Download the 2024 D1 Training FDD below.

D1 Sports FDD 2024


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