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February 4, 2023  
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Business Loans for Fitness and Recreational Sports Centers

Looking for business loans for fitness and recreational sports centers? The SBA may be the answer. This $30,000 fitness and recreational sports centers loan was issued by a Pennsylvania bank.

This business knew how to go about getting a business bank loan. Based in Monson, Massachusetts, they applied for and were awarded an SBA-guaranteed loan in 2003. The lending bank was Sovereign Bank, based in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania.

SBA Loan Borrower

MONSON, MA 01057

SBA Loan Lender


This commercial loan was issued by a lender that participates in the SBA Express Loans program. SBA Express loans can be issued in as little as 36 hours.

SBA Loan Program Type

This loan was issued under the SBA Fast Track program, which later was renamed the SBA Express loan program.


713940 - Fitness and Recreational Sports Centers

Loan Approval Date


Loan Approval Gross Amount


Loan Approval from the SBA

Of the total $30,000 loan amount, the SBA guaranteed $15,000.

More Information on This SBA Loan

The borrower borrowed this money for a new business. According to the loan information, this was not a franchise loan. At the time of the loan, the company had 3 employees. The SBA loan application for the borrower indicated that the loan would help retain 3 existing jobs.

Start the Process for Getting an SBA Loan Today!

Many small businesses receive loans backed by the U.S. Small Business Administration.

While you may be able to find other ways to get money to start a business, the SBA is a tried and true source for small business loan guarantees. This loan shows that any business with ambition and the right qualifications can get an SBA loan.

About This SBA Loan Information:

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