Established in 2003, énergie Fitness
(part of Empowered Brands Limited)
are experts in the UK fitness franchise
sector, ranked #3 in the Elite Franchise
100 Top UK Franchises for 2021 and
winner of the British Franchise Association
HSBC Franchise Awards 2019 for Brand
Awareness & Innovation.
énergie is the
only fitness franchisor to operate in the
low-cost / high-service sector. We have
more than 100 sites open and are in
presale across the UK, Ireland, Spain,
Bahrain and India.
What's the main USP of the franchise?
énergie is the only fitness franchisor to operate in the low-cost / high-service sector of the health and fitness market. The health and fitness sector has experienced positive growth over the past 10 years and the affordable, low-cost sector of the market is responsible for driving this growth. Our signature product The Yard, which is our functional training space, also helps differentiate énergie fitness against competitors.
What does the franchise package include?
As a franchisee, you’ll be fully supported by a team of expert operators with a proven track record of success. From the moment you join us as a franchisee, we’ll work with you through every step of the process.
You’ll work alongside our dedicated in-house property acquisition team who will help you to find and secure the right site, assisting with lease negotiations. You’ll benefit from our relationships with industry leading suppliers for membership management, gym equipment, signage and marketing. Additionally, you’ll receive regular performance management and an extensive on-going calendar of training.
How much does it cost?
Franchisees need a minimum personal investment from £120,000 which includes the franchise fee. Additional third-party finance can be provided through several major banks and leasing companies whom we work with.
How many sites do you have?
We have more than 100 sites open and in presale across the UK, Ireland, Spain, Bahrain and India.
Which consumer group/demographic is the franchise targeted at?
énergie attracts a wide range of members, from people taking their first steps into fitness, to savvy exercisers and everyone in-between. We do this by combining state-of-the-art exercise equipment, first-class fitness facilities, flexible membership options and world class customer service.
What are the characteristics of the franchisee you're looking to work with?
Our franchisees come from a really diverse range of backgrounds. One thing is for sure, you don’t need a previous experience in health and fitness to be a success. We’re looking for franchisees who have a real drive to build their business and aspirations to open multiple sites.