August 2018 in National Coffee Competitions: A Recap of New Champions from Around the Globe

August 2018 in National Coffee Competitions: A Recap of New Champions from Around the Globe

Here is our recap of the winners of national coffee competitions from around the world in collaboration with World Coffee Events (WCE) for the month of August 2018. These dedicated coffee competitors have earned the right to represent their country in coffee competitions at the international level. For more information on upcoming world championships and the athletes who will be participating, visit the WCE website at https://www.worldcoffeeevents.org.

Mexico

Barista Championship: August 30, 2018

National Champion: Juan Carlos de la Torre Coutiño
Licensed National Body: Asociación Mexicana de Cafés y Cafeterías de Especialidad

Brewers Cup: August 30, 2018

National Champion: Carlos Alberto Delgado Maqueda
Licensed National Body: Asociacion Mexicana de Cafes y Cafeterias de Especialidad A.C.


Japan

Roasting Championship: August 28, 2018

National Champion: Damon Chen
Licensed National Body: Specialty Coffee Association of Japan


Brazil

Latte Art Championship, Brewers Cup, Coffee in Good Spirits Championship: August 16, 2018

National Champions: WBrC – Leonardo Moço, WCIGS – Ariel Motta, WLAC – Daniel Acosta
Licensed National Body: BSCA

Cup Tasters: August 10,2018

National Champions: Carlos Henrique da Silva
Licensed National Body: BSCA

Roasting Championship: August 1, 2018

National Champions: Donieverson dos Santos
Licensed National Body: BSCA

Are you a licensed WCE National Body representative? Don’t forget to submit your post-event reports to be featured in our monthly recaps: https://www.worldcoffeeevents.org/national-body-forms/