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November 18, 2019
Tampa TV Station Showcases i9 Sports’ Growth, Impact

Fox 13 interviews youth sports franchise founder Frank Fiume i9 Sports has grown into a nationwide youth sports franchise with 150 units that thrive by delivering a better youth sports experience to kids and families. As Tampa TV station Fox

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November 14, 2019
i9 Sports named to Franchise Times 200+ ranking

We’ve changed the game for kids’ sports league franchises, and now we’re getting recognition in the franchise industry i9 Sports is transforming the way children’s sports are played with less emphasis on travel and competition and more emphasis on fun.

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November 11, 2019
i9 Sports® Announces First Annual Franchise Veteran Giveaway

Nathan Fleming to Open Franchise Serving Plymouth County, Massachusetts TAMPA, FL, November 11, 2019 — i9 Sports Corporation, the nation’s first and largest youth sports league franchise business, just announced the launch of their exciting franchise giveaway opportunity specifically for

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October 29, 2019
One franchisee’s epic Opening Day

Opening Day sets the tone for the whole season, and it pumps up everyone from the tiniest soccer player to the most experienced franchisee.   Brandon Seeley has been an Area Developer for i9 Sports for two years now, with

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October 1, 2019
Frank Fiume: ‘Live with no regrets’

i9 Sports founder Frank Fiume releases new book, ‘Running With My Head Down,’ that addresses the highs and lows of the entrepreneurial journey Frank Fiume does not come from a family of entrepreneurs. He was not encouraged by his father

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September 24, 2019
How we help you grow your customer base

If you build it, will they come? Not quite. But with our marketing expertise, we can help you build your i9 Sports franchise into a big draw for your community. Whether you’re running a restaurant, a spa or a youth

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September 17, 2019
A sport for all seasons

You can operate year-round with i9 Sports, which offers more diversity than some sports league, kid-focused franchises with our broad sports offerings There are seasonal franchises, and then there are franchises that operate in all seasons. i9 Sports is the

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August 16, 2019
5 things you need to do to succeed

These 5 key roles you’ll fulfill as an i9 Sports franchise owner will pave your pathway toward success Some entrepreneurs become so preoccupied with ramping up their business they get a little lost when it comes to running it at

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July 30, 2019
What it’s like to own an i9 Sports franchise

Finding the best youth sports franchise to own can be as simple as going straight to the source. Before you solicit franchisee validation, see what these i9 Sports owners have to say. i9 Sports is the country’s first and largest

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July 18, 2019
i9 Sports franchise review: Tiffany & Kyle DeSautell of Tulsa, OK

When she saw how successful her sister was as an i9 Sports franchisee, Tiffany DeSautell was inspired to follow in her footsteps Tiffany DeSautell and Erikka Ault grew up together from the time they were toddlers, at least on alternate

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