2023 U.S. CoffeeChamps Barista Preliminaries
Thank you for your interest in competing in the 2023 U.S. CoffeeChamps Barista Preliminaries
Please take a few minutes to review the information below about the competitions and conditions of entry.
When & Where
This year’s competition will be held on August 26-28, 2022 at:
Presta Coffee Roasters
501 E 9th St, Tucson, AZ 85705
Rules & Regulations
Click here for the complete rules and regulations
Code of Conduct
We here do not support discrimination of any kind and expect that same level of conduct at our event. By participating you agree to respect your host and all your fellow competitors. We as Host reserve the right to ask anyone not adhering to our standards of conduct to forfeit their place in our Preliminary event and leave the premises if asked.
Who can compete
We welcome and encourage all people aged 18 years or older to participate, regardless of their color, cultural background, ethnicity, class, gender, sexual orientation, religion or spirituality, or any other identity
Competitors do not need to be residents of Arizona to participate, but they must hold a valid U.S. Passport or have 24-months of documented employment or scholastic curriculum in the United States of America
Registration & Fees
The fee for each Competitor registration is $40. There is a limit of sixteen (24) competitors. Registration is first-come, first-served.
Equipment, Wares, & Coffee
As an event Host, we are providing all coffee, wares and equipment! Competitors may bring their own wares and grinder, if you would like. However, these will be provided by the Host and available for you to use. Below, you will find lists of equipment provided for each competition.
*Competitors may not select a coffee from their own roaster/wholesaler. If a Competitor’s current employer is one of the coffee providers for the event, then that Competitor must select one of the other provided coffees*