Team Knockbox Wins 2019 WBC Team Competition

Team Knockbox Wins 2019 WBC Team Competition

Congratulations to Team Knockbox, winner of the 2019 World Barista Championship (WBC) Team Competition! In February, the national champions competing in the WBC were also placed on one of ten WBC Teams with five to six other national bodies, based on historical ranking, as a way to build coffee community and as a way for team members to win a wild-card position ranking into the semi-finals.

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Getting to Grips with the World Barista Championship

Getting to Grips with the World Barista Championship

It’s official: celebrating its 20th year here in Boston, the World Barista Championship (WBC) is all grown up. What was once a local competition in Norway designed to highlight a new-fangled thing called “specialty coffee,” today’s iteration of the WBC recognizes the highest levels of barista professionals, with particular focus on their mastery and innovation in coffee service.

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