Chris and Christy Prowant and Ory Pitts

i9 Sports sits picture perfect in Tallahassee

After a year of being the official photography company for picture day at the Gainesville i9 Sports franchise location, Chris and Christy Prowant decided it was time to get in on the fun and join the i9 Sports franchise family! Chris, a Florida native, has a wide portfolio of experience from program director to school coordinator to business owner of a lawn service and photography business.  Chris owns the latter with his wife Christy and it’s this business that introduced them to i9 Sports. Aside from her involvement in the photography business, Christy is also a Read More →

Jay Mechtly

Happy i9 Sports Customer Becomes Franchise Owner

Jay Mechtly and his wife Danielle are no strangers to the i9 Sports brand. In fact, all four of their kids played in i9 Sports leagues in the Keller, Texas area. Through their experience with i9 Sports, the Mechtly’s realized this was a business opportunity they wanted to bring to their hometown of Wilmington, North Carolina. After much discussion with his family and the team at i9 Sports, Jay stepped away from corporate America to focus solely on being the owner of an i9 Sports franchise. Having served as an artillery officer in the United States Army coupled with his Read More →

Franchising USA features i9 Sports Due to Booming Growth

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Franchising USA, a respected monthly publication focused on the world of franchising, showcased the growth of i9 Sports in its current issue. With four new franchise agreements since the first of the year, i9 Sports has grown to 139 Read More →

Mompreneurs turned i9 Sports Area Developers

Amy Peppin and Kelli Crandall

Meet Amy Peppin and Kelli Crandall, two successful i9 Sports franchisees and talented moms in Aurora, Colorado. These "mompreneurs" purchased their franchise in November 2010 and since then have grown the business significantly often being Read More →

Q&A with Frank Fiume, Founder and CEO of i9 Sports

Get an inside look at the i9 Sports franchise opportunity through the eyes of Frank Fiume, Founder and CEO. Frank answers questions on what makes this franchise a home run! Learn about his thoughts on future growth, what qualifies as a Read More →

Get the Inside Scoop with i9 Sports Powerhouse Couple

Jamie and Roger Linn

Hear from Jamie and Roger Linn, a husband and wife team that purchased an i9 Sports franchise and soon became one of the fastest growing locations in the network. They talk about why they chose franchising, their challenges and success, as Read More →

Expanding in All Directions


From coast to coast, from North to South, new i9 Sports locations are opening throughout the country. This quarter, we welcome several new faces to the i9 Sports franchise family. Rachel and Michael DuPont will bring i9 Sports to Read More →

Are you dreaming of owning a business?

Have you ever dreamed of owning your own business? That dream can become a reality with i9 Sports®. Fortunately i9 Sports offers one of the few low cost franchise opportunities with high earning potential. The benefits of owning your Read More →

Are You a Quitter?

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Is it Time For You to Quit? You know the old saying – “quitters never win and winners never quit”. I’m sure you’ve heard it a time or two in your life. But, I’m here to tell you that sometimes quitters are the biggest winners! I Read More →

9 Reasons A Youth Sports League Will Work in Your Area

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Think there's not enough room for one more youth sports league in your community? You're wrong! When you first looked at i9 Sports you loved the idea of a youth sports franchise. Most likely you are currently involved with youth sports or Read More →