Special Strong Welcomes Gerry Henley as President

Gerry Henley Special Strong Franchise President

Special Strong prepares for ongoing growth by welcoming Gerry Henley as the company’s new president. Gerry, who has already been consulting with Special Strong to support unit-level success, brings decades of expertise to this role to support as the company plans for continued growth and expansion throughout the U.S. in the years ahead.  “When I…

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Special Strong Named to SeoSamba’s Top 100 Franchise Influencers 2024

SEO Samba Special Strong Franchise

Special Strong has been recognized as one of SeoSamba’s Top 100 Franchise Influencers 2024, a list that acknowledges franchise superstars for their success and global impact. This list includes the most influential characters in the franchise world, who have worked to turn local operations into world-leading business powerhouses and successfully spread their message across traditional…

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Interview with Franchise Partner Wess & Reshae of Northeast Texas

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When Wess & Reshae McDonald moved with their family to Northeast Texas, they missed some of the opportunities that they previously had access to in the Houston area. Now, they’re excited to bring Special Strong to their new community. Tell me a bit about yourself – what does your background look like? Reshae: All my…

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Special Strong launches Adaptive Fitness Marketing & Growth System

Special Strong Adaptive Fitness

Special Strong is excited to announce that it has partnered with Ethno Holdings to launch Adaptive Fitness, a new marketing and growth system designed to redefine the future of adaptive fitness. Through a six figure investment investment from Ethno Holdings, Special Strong franchisees will now have access to proprietary technology and digital marketing tools that…

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Verified Franchise Entrepreneur 500 2024

Adaptive Gym Franchise Verification

SPECIAL STRONG HAS BEEN VERIFIED BY ENTREPRENEUR MAGAZINE McKinney, Texas The Franchise 500 is the leading global authority in the franchise industry, and after an extensive vetting process, Special Strong was recognized as a “Verified Brand.” The process of becoming verified involves the Entrepreneur editorial team researching and assessing several factors of each brand, including…

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Thadd Special Strong Case Study

West North Dallas Adaptive Fitness Thadd

16-year-old Thadd has been training with Manju since May of 2021, making him one of her very first clients when she opened her Special Strong location in June of that year. Two and a half years later, he knows exactly when his sessions are, and makes a point of being ready for them on time…

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Zack Special Strong Case Study

West North Dallas Special Strong Adaptive Fitness Zack Before After

Zack, who is now 16, was born with Down Syndrome. As his mom Diane says, he’s kept his parents on their toes since day one – when he was born in the car! He’s always been outgoing and social, and in his early teens he was active in Angel League baseball and Special Olympics, until…

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