Morrison’s still kings of the ring thanks to Christine
A Dalmarnock family business is still packing a punch 30 years after its launch.
Morrison’s Gym was established in the East End of Glasgow in 1988 by boxing enthusiast Alex Morrison.
And moving into the business was a natural progression for Alex’s daughter, Christine.
Businesswoman Christine says that meeting members and seeing the extent to which they enjoy working out there gives her a daily buzz.
“This isn’t your usual gymnasium,”said Christine. “It’s all about people. “The fact that Dad’s gym is still going strong after all these years and that he still works out three
Working out Morrisons gym is still going strong days a week is what makes me most proud.”Budding business founders have to thoroughly enjoy their line of work if they are to make a success of it, insists Christine.She explained:“If you don’t enjoy what your doing or selling, then don’t do it.“Your heart has got to be in it.”Many famous faces have passed through the doors of Morrison’s Gym, with Christine’s favourite being Hollywood star Liam Neeson.Christine’s aim for the next few years is to continue to help members to achieve their fitness goals and to grow the business.Although passionate about the family venture and a real fitness enthusiast, Christine’s alternative career of choice would be working with children.