LONDON, UK – If you’ve been dreaming about taking part in Coffee Masters London, then dream no more. They have reopened applications to UK-based baristas* until midnight on 6 August 2021. There are only a handful places available to compete, so get creative and apply now using the form below and submit your Signature Drink Video.
Looking for some last-minute inspiration for creating the ultimate Signature Drink? Check out Rob Clarijs’ top tips on creating a stand-out submission, or take a look at all of last CM’s shortlisted applications.
To learn more about the perks of competing, please scroll down; if you have any queries feel free to drop a line.
*please note due to potential travel disruptions, Coffee Masters London 2021 will feature UK-based baristas only
16 Baristas| 7 Disciplines | 1 Winner
1. The Title
Be in with the chance of joining the prestigious, internationally recognised line-up of previous Coffee Masters Champions including Rob Clarijs, Agnieszka Rojewska, Erika Lee Vonie, James Wise, Yuko Inoue, Ben Morrow and James Bailey.
2. The Challenge
You’re a barista which means you’re probably a perfectionist. Why not push yourself even further by going head-to-head with the most talented baristas on the scene? Plus, you’ll get the opportunity to show off your skills in front of our impressive panel of world-renowned judges.
3. £5,000 Cash Prize
The winner will walk away crowned the Coffee Masters champ 2021 and with a lovely cheque for £5,000.
4. Global Recognition
All 16 contenders will have their names published all over the Coffee Masters and London Coffee Festival websites, social media channels, digital newsletters and international media.
5. The Community
Coffee Masters means business — the seven disciplines are designed to test barista’s skill, timing and presentation in a high-pressure environment. BUT, that doesn’t mean you won’t have all the fun, rubbing shoulders with those at the top of their game within the coffee community.