Special Strong named Most Influential Adaptive Fitness Training Provider in Global 100 – 2023

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Special Strong has been named “Most Influential Adaptive Fitness Training Provider” in the Global 100 – 2023 rankings. Global 100 provides a comprehensive overview of the firms and organizations that are leaders within their chosen areas of specialization. Each recognized program has received at least 24% of votes from the global readership, currently in excess…

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Special Strong launches Adaptive Aquatics training program for franchisees

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Special Strong is pleased to announce that its new Adaptive Aquatics training program is now available to franchisees. First piloted in the League City, TX, Special Strong location, community demand for a local aquatics class was so high that the lessons became an immediate success. Recognizing an opportunity for other franchisees to offer something similar,…

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Special Strong awards $5,000 bonus to Kristin Miller through Franchise Referral Program


Special Strong has awarded a $5,000 bonus to community member Kristin Miller after her referral resulted in the newest Special Strong location in West Houston. Kristin Miller first heard about Special Strong through a community group she’s involved in, the Galveston-Houston Families Exploring Down Syndrome (GHFEDS). The group partnered with local franchise owner Mike Lutey…

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Special Strong named one of Franchise Dictionary Magazine’s Top 100 Game Changers for 2022

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Special Strong has been named one of Franchise Dictionary Magazine’s Top 100 Game Changers for 2022, an annual list of the world’s best franchise brands as chosen by the publication’s readers. Among other qualifiers, nominated brands were recognized as making an impact, serving their community, and creating an opportunity for aspiring entrepreneurs.  Alesia Visconti, CEO…

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As Featured On Franchise Wire

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9 Franchises You Can Start in 6 Weeks or Less Another niche fitness brand with a home-based option is Special Strong. Clients who have special needs are trained at affiliate gym locations or at home. As a franchisee, you can own multiple territories, have limited competition and recurring revenue, and enjoy low overhead since there…

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As Featured On Club Industry

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[McKinney, TEXAS] – June 13th, 2022– Special Strong, a specialty fitness provider for individuals with mental, physical and cognitive challenges, is proud to announce a partnership with 24 Hour Fitness to serve adaptive fitness clients in their clubs throughout the United States. Special Strong franchise owners can utilize 24 Hour Fitness® locations, in their respective…

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Special Strong Champions Foundation Provides Access to Health and Wellness Programs for Special Needs Families

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Special Strong announced this week that it has launched its “Special Strong Champions Foundation,” a non-profit organization that creates opportunities for special needs families in need of financial assistance to participate in specialized health and wellness programs to live a more independent and abundant life.  “We’ve worked closely with a lot of families since starting…

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Special Strong Partners with 24 Hour Fitness to Expand Opportunities to Serve Adaptive Fitness Clients

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Special Strong has partnered with 24 Hour Fitness to service adaptive fitness clients in its clubs throughout the United States. This exclusive partnership allows Special Strong franchise owners to make use of 24 Hour Fitness® locations in their respective territories while working with clients. “24 Hour Fitness is our preferred gym partner for Special Strong,”…

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