Its about Alan
Alan Trigg is one of the top
snooker coaches in the world, he works for the development of
snooker worldwide, he has coached some of the top professional
snooker players, many of which is seen regularly on T.V. now and
in the past.
Alan is one of the only coaches in
the world that teaches other coaches to a professional level, as
the senior coach at the new academy in Sheffield, Alan offers to
teach beginners, advanced, professionals and coaches to a higher
Alan started playing snooker at the
tender age of 6, made his first century when he was 11 years old
and won his first big tournament when he was 15 years old, he
has represented his country England on many occasions, turning
professional in 1991, unfortunately he has a serious accident
that stopped him playing as a professional in 1994.
In his playing career he has made
12 tournament 147 breaks and has twice won the European senior
championship. Alan started coaching in Leeds when he was 15
years old, he has taught some of the top names in snooker, his
first major success was Paul Hunter, Paul was from Leeds so he
naturally came to Alan to be coached, within the first month he
made his first century, after a further 5 weeks he made his
first 147 break, he was fully sponsored after this, then turned
Alan started teaching other coaches
in 1985, the first big success was a coach called Steve Prest,
Steve coached Shaun Murphy to his famous World championship win.
Alan also coaches women, he has a
unique approach to teaching women, he believes that with the
changes that have been made in the game, also the equipment has
improved dramatically that there is no reason why a woman cannot
compete with men on an even keel.