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Co-founder of F45 launches new fitness franchise, REUNION Training

Co-founder of F45 launches new fitness franchise, REUNION Training
August 23, 2021

Luke Istomin, celebrity trainer and co-founder of F45 - the world's fastest growing fitness franchise - has created the opportunity to own an exciting new franchise, REUNION Training.

REUNION Training group fitness offers a personalised, evidence-based approach to health and wellness, to ensure that results are not only achieved, but are also maintained for life.

REUNION’s methods enable even the most novice gym goer to feel confident stepping into their studios or joining them online; making REUNION an all-inclusive fitness experience. 

Sydney based REUNION sites include those at Potts Point, Brookvale and Kent Street CBD Sydney.

Istomin (pictured above) enthuses “I’m excited to bring this industry back to its original focus, the people. With a franchisee friendly model, and a member focused product.”

REUNION advise that the following celebrities have trained with them:

  • Idris Elba and his wife Sabrina
  • Jessica Mauboy who transformed her body by losing eight kilograms of body fat and gaining lean muscle
  • Tkay Maidza - UK musician and international rapper with over 117,000 on Insta.
  • Richard Reid - @the_richardreid transformed his body losing 4% body fat while gaining 1.3 kilograms of lean muscle in six weeks. Reid also improved his overall testing performance by 77% - taking out 2nd place in REUNION’s latest challenge!
  • Peter Deppler - 106.5's Intern Pete who's whole life has been transformed.
  • Alannah Walton - Australian Victoria Secret model
  • Susie Porter - Australian local actress
  • MashdNKutcher - shot their film clip at REUNION.

Other celebrities who have benefited from Istomin’s training include Hugh Jackman - Wolverine transformation, Nicole Kidman, Supermodel Nicole Trunfio, Victoria Secret Model Erin Hetherton, The Veronicas, Nicole Ritchie, Joel Madden and Ricky Martin.

REUNION offers a franchising opportunity that is considered to be a “Franchisee-first model that focuses on what matters - making the studio successful because the Franchisee matters to us. to us. We turn the franchise model on its head.”

REUNION spotlights some of their offerings to members:

  • Looking and feeling amazing
  • Workouts to suit anyone from beginner to athlete
  • Training blocks that are built around our three fundamental building blocks of fitness
  • Proven methods from Australia’s leading trainers with programs designed by REUNION’s Australian Master Trainers
  • Nutritional Guidance, ready-made delivered meals and supplements guidance through our partners
  • Members will enjoy a one-on-one experience in a group setting, offering nothing but the highest standards in the industry.

REUNION spotlights some of their offering to Franchisees:

  • Lower upfront costs
  • Real ongoing support
  • Simple favourable structure
  • Our master coaches
  • Internal resources

REUNION share some of the following fitness industry statistics:

  • The Australian fitness industry is worth over $2.9 billion dollars and growing
  • In 2020, around 1.8 million Australians between the ages of 25 and 35 participated in fitness or gym activities.
  • Membership numbers are projected to continue, increasing over the next five years, due to population growth and rising health consciousness. Around 30% of Australians have a gym membership.

Webinar Details
To celebrate this exciting business opportunity, REUNION will be hosting a webinar on Wednesday 1st September to introduce you to their team and showcase the “potential life changing experience that comes with being part of the REUNION Training community.”

Date: Wednesday 1st September
Time: 2:30pm
Where: Online. Register via

Luke Istomin - Founder
Simon Philis – Chief Executive
Gavin Aquilina - COO
Brett Hannah - Franchising Manager

For more information, please head to their official site

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