9Round – 30 Minute Kickboxing Fitness

Nature of Business: Health and Fitness
Year established:2016
Number of outlets:800+ worldwide, 22 open in Australia
Initial Fee: $30,000 + GST
Minimum Investment: $150,000 - $250,000
Contact: Paige Powerman
Phone: +64 27 672 2312
1/238 Old Cleveland Road

9Round is a 30 minute full-body workout which incorporates kickboxing in a fast, circuit style format. The focus is on trainer-led classes in a smaller gym studio space. There are no set class times as a new round starts every three minutes: perfect for the busy modern consumer.


9Round was founded in the US by kickboxer Shannon Hudson and is part of the Lift Brands family, one of the world’s largest fitness franchisors.


Key benefits:


  • Low-cost start up option with potential for ROI within the first year
  • Experienced property team to find the right sites to fit the business model
  • In-house marketing team and systems support from pre-sale onwards
  • Franchisees ‘Training Camp’ at Head Office in Brisbane prior to opening to educate on systems and processes to follow, as well as hands on training in our flagship Bowen Hills club.
  • Once open you have weekly phone calls, monthly webinars and quarterly face-to-face education trainings.
  • Annual ‘Lift Brands Summit’ – 3 days at the Sunshine Coast of seminars, education training and networking amongst fellow franchisees
  • Our ideal franchisee is someone who loves fitness and wants to help others on their fitness journey in a fun new way.


What we require:


  • Ideally, an owner operator – not necessarily full-time, but driven to be hands-on and a connect with their business (usually daily) and corporate head office.
  • Previous business experience
  • A passion for changing lives
  • Self-motivated
  • Passionate about embracing a Global Brand and buying into a Global Franchise system.
  • Personal worth around $50-$250K nett to meet finance approval
  • Franchisee’s don’t have to be fitness enthusiasts however there are many in the Franchise network who are.
  • 9Round enters the ring, set for expansion across Australia. Enquire today to take advantage of this opportunity.




  • Capital Investment: Up to $150-250K plus GST
  • Qualifications Required: NONE but Cert IV in Fitness highly regarded
  • Resale Opportunity: Yes
  • Franchise Fee: 30k plus GST
  • Franchise Business Established: 2008 in the US 2015 in AU
  • Franchise Commenced: 2015
  • Training and Support: - Initial week long ‘Training Camp’ – theoretical and hands-on - Weekly calls - Monthly webinars - Quarterly face to face - Annual Summit - Property team to assist with sites
  • Marketing Support: - Ongoing National Marketing for Awareness - Training provided for digital advertising - Access to our agency-partner options experienced with working with the 9Round brand - Access to assets including flyers, lead boxes, posters, and fully customisable social media templates through an online platform - New promotional assets updated monthly
  • Franchise Fee: 30k plus GST
  • Agreement Terms: 10year term
  • Number of Units: Open 19 in Australia Sites available across Australia


*All prices are exclusive of GST unless otherwise mentioned


9Round Franchise Prospectus.pdf

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