9Round and Snap Fitness Featured in Star Tribune
The latest issue of Star Tribune features none other than Snap Fitness founder Peter Taunton and his many fitness projects, including 9Round. Taunton discusses his next move in the fitness franchise business with 9Round and their stand-alone kickboxing concept. According to Taunton in a recent interview at the one-year old Eden Prairie 9Round, he is always looking for new concepts, and he thought that the concept behind 9Round showed promise. Taunton is betting that kickboxing will be the next big fitness craze, and he hopes that the 100 current 9Round locations will grow to 500 or 600 franchised operations in the near future.
Inside 9Round's 1,500-square-foot studio, members arrive once, twice, or three times a week for an intense 30-minute workout that includes punching and kicking heavy bags, doing stationary vertical jumps mixed in with a variety of vigorous floor exercises. 9Round likes to keep its fitness routines nice and simple. Their routines are based on techniques from boxing and martial arts that follow a circuit training format. 9Round features nine challenging workout stations that last for only three minutes per station. All workouts feature a certified 9Round trainer, who is there to ensure that you are performing each exercise correctly and working out within your fitness level. Our routines will have you sweating and burning fat in no time. You will quickly shed those excess pounds and achieve your fitness goals. Our fitness routines are a perfect and effective way for anyone to stay fit and healthy.
This is the perfect time to be in the health and fitness industry, as many Americans are concerned with finding ways to remain fit and healthy. According to the most recent figures available from the International Health, Racquet and Sportsclub Association (IHRSA), health club membership now exceeds 50 million Americans, and in 2012 they spent spent nearly $22 billion to achieve their fitness goals. 9Round is the perfect option for many future entrepreneurs to open their own business and benefit from the growing popularity of the health and fitness industry. If you are interested in becoming an owner of your own 9Round feel free to stop by our franchise page on our website to learn more, and if you like what you see you can fill out the request for consideration document to be on your way to owning your very own 9Round.