F45 has partnered with a leading global fitness education organization, the International Sports Science Association, to offer franchisees and staff preferred pricing

AUSTIN, TX-(BUSINESS WIRE)–F45 Training Holdings Inc. (“F45” or the “Company”) (NYSE: FXLV), the world’s fastest growing fitness franchisor according to Entrepreneurtoday announced that it has partnered with the International Sports Science Association (ISSA), a global education and certification company for personal fitness and conditioning coaches, to offer F45 franchisees and preferred staff pricing, making it easier for F45 studios to hire high-quality trainers .

In addition, F45 has signed an agreement with Onfit Training College, which offers personal training certification specific to the Australian market. The deal will provide preferential pricing for franchisees and employees in Australia seeking personal trainer certification and health and fitness accreditations.

“We are excited to offer our franchisees and employees preferential pricing through the ISSA partnership in the US and the Onfit deal in Australia. Having certified personal trainers is vital to our business and the success of F45 franchisees, and the lower cost of certification from reputable organizations will allow people to become personal trainers more affordably – making it easier for franchisees to maintain current and the future of staffed gyms,” said Adam J. Gilchrist, President, CEO and Chairman of F45. “As we continue to grow, we recognize the need to find staffing solutions in our locations, and we look forward to seeing how these partnerships will benefit our business as we continue to grow.”

ISSA is a global leader and pioneer in the fitness training industry, operating in over 170 countries and having trained more than 475,000 students. Preferred pricing will be available for multiple courses, including personal trainer certification, continuing education courses, and specializations. Reduced prices for ISSA courses will allow significant savings on high-quality education for franchisees and trainers, allowing them to grow faster and more efficiently.

Through this partnership, ISSA will also add the resumes of Certified Personal Trainer graduates seeking employment to F45’s internal job board, Academy. In an effort to develop the next generation of certified personal trainers, ISSA has also agreed to provide full scholarships for 20 personal trainer certifications at each of the approximately 35 colleges that currently have an F45 gym on campus.

“We’ve certified many highly qualified F45 trainers to date and we know this partnership will increase access to top-rated certifications so the company can continue to offer high-quality training to its members,” said Andrew Wyant, CEO of ISSA. “We believe that promoting a healthier world starts with providing opportunities for fitness-motivated individuals, and we’re proud to play a small role in expanding F45’s roster of certified personal trainers.”

“We are thrilled to partner with F45 to ensure their trainers provide members across Australia with high quality and accurate training every time they train,” said Don Bucky, owner and director of Onfit Training College. Discounted prices for Onfit courses will save franchisees and trainers close to 30%.

About the F45

F45 offers users functional 45-minute workouts that are effective, fun and community-oriented. F45 uses proprietary technologies: a fitness programming algorithm and a proprietary technology-enabled delivery platform that leverages a content-rich database of over 8,000 unique functional training movements across modalities to offer new workouts every day and provide a standardized experience across the global footprint of The company.

For more information, please visit www.f45training.com.

For the International Association of Sports Sciences

ISSA (International Sports Science Association) was founded in 1988 by a team of leading fitness experts and exercise scientists. ISSA has trained over 475,000 students and trainers in over 170 countries and is now recognized as a world leader in fitness training and certification. ISSA offers healthy living to all around the world through education and community and acts as a training institution for personal trainers, athletic trainers, coaches, physicians, chiropractors, physical therapists and professionals in every field of health care. ISSA offers healthy living to everyone around the world through education and community: www.ISSAonline.com.

About Onfit Training College

Onfit Training College is an Australian registered training organization (ID 32107) offering qualifications and courses for health and fitness careers. Onfit Training College was founded in 2008 by Don & Rhonda Bacchi, who apply their combined over 50 years of experience and unrivaled passion for health and fitness to the education sector. As an early adopter of online learning, Onfit Training College specializes in providing and maintaining quality online courses. Understanding the ever-changing landscape of health and fitness, Onfit Training College has built a reputation for ensuring graduates have the relevant skills and knowledge to be well-rounded fitness professionals prepared for long-term success: www.onfit.edu.au

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