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

July 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 July 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.

 

Taiwan Roasting Championship: July 31, 2018

World Barista Champion: Damon Chen
Licensed National Body: Taiwan Coffee Association

Mexico Roaster Championship: July 31, 2018

National Champion: Juan Eduardo Juarez Ibañez
Licensed National Body: Asociacion Mexicana de Cafes y Cafeterias de Especialidad A.C.

Australia Coffee in Good Spirits Championship: July 29, 2018

National Champion: Danny Wilson
Licensed National Body: Australian Specialty Coffee Association
Host: ASCA Symposium

Russia Roasting Championship: July 23, 2018

National Champion: Vladimir Nenashev
Licensed National Body: Specialty Coffee Association – Russia Chapter

Indonesia Brewers Cup, Cup Tasters, and Latte Art Championships: July 18, 2018

National Champions: Hiro Panji Lesmana (Brewers Cup), Yessylia Violin A (Cup Tasters), Robby Firlian (Latte Art)
Licensed National Body: Specialty Coffee Association of Indonesia
Host: Hotelex and Expo Finefood Indonesia

Ukraine Coffee in Good Spirits, Cup Tasters, and Latte Art Championships: July 13, 2018

 

National Champions:Artem Bakurov (Coffee in Good Spirits),Alina Vitrenko (Cup Tasters),Oleksand Benyskyi (Latte Art)
Licensed National Body: Specialty Coffee Association – Ukraine Chapter

Taiwan Cup Tasters Championship: July 9, 2018

National Champion: Tsung-Yu Huang
Licensed National Body: Taiwan Coffee Association

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/