Put ‘er There! Ben Put Wins Canadian Prairie Barista Championship!
Congratulations, Benjamin “Stay” Put of Transcend Coffee! He took the title this weekend during a day of heated competition (and hail, apparently) in the city of Calgary. From the Transcend Blog:
Well, another year of regional competition is done and we certainly couldn’t be happier. Our own Ben Put won first place, and Josh Hocking took third place! Way to go boys. Here are the official results.
5th – 562 points- Joel May – Fratello
4th – 585 points- Jeremy Ho – Phil & Sebastian
3rd – 595 points- Josh Hockin – Transcend Coffee
2nd – 609 points - Chris Tellez - Phil & Sebastian
1st – 657.5 points - Ben Put – Transcend Coffee
Read Poul Mark’s closing remarks on the PRBC over at the Transcend Coffee blog. Congratulations, Ben – we’ll see you in Vancouver!