This is your quick reference schedule for Round One, Day One of the 2013 World Barista Championship, hosted by World Coffee Events in conjunction with the 2013 Melbourne International Coffee Expo. Today’s field is 28 baristas total, each eligible to advance based on points to the Semi Finals Saturday Round of 18. Official WBC Livestream is available here. All times in this schedule are listed in UTC + 10:00 – conversion tables for your local time are available here.

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1. 8:15 AM – Roberto Pablo Caldas, Arabica Espresso Bar, Peru

2. 8:35 – William Hernandez, Viva Espresso, El Salvador – @VivaEspresso1

3. 8:55 – Maria Auxiliadora Bonila, Beneficio Don Mayo, Costa Rica

4. 9:15 – Lucca Casadei, Segafredo Zanetti, France – @lucacasadei7 @segafredo_z_spa

5. 9:35 – Jefferson David Castillo Bermudez, Nicaragua

6. 9:55 – Ron Harvey Valero Balaguera, Juan Valdez Cafe (PROCAFECOL), Colombia – @ronaldvalero2ย @juanvaldezcafe

7. 10:15 – Godfrey Batte, Africa Coffee Academy, Uganda –ย @gbatte007

8. 10:35 – Romeo Porello Jr., Eurocoffee, United Arab Emirates

9. 10:55 – Daniel Andres Cifuentes Diaz, Caffe Lattente, Argentina

10. 11:15 – Graciele Rodrigues, Lucca Cafes Especials, Brazil

11. 11:35 – Rasmus Helgebostad, Java Espressobar & Kaffeforretning AS, Norway – @recaf

12. 11:55 – Eniko Kantor, Hungary

13. 12:15 PM – Mariarosa Gomez, Ristretto Cafe, Puerto Rico

14. 12:35 – Marian Plajdicko, Slovakia – @plajdo

15. 12:55 – Christian Vera, Dach Coffee, Chile – @baristacristian

16. 1:15 – Natalia Kuranakova, Kredens Cafe, Ukraine

17. 1:35 – Zjevuan Lemar Janga, Restaurant Ivy, Netherlands – @jevaunJ

18. 1:55 – Torfi Torfason, Iceland – @TheTorfi

19. 2:15 – Kapo Chiu, The Cupping Room, Hong Kong – @TheCuppingRoom

20. 2:35 – Oskar Alverus, Drop Coffee, Sweden – @dropcoffee

21. 2:55 – Alejandro Escobar Vazquez, Cafe Etrusca / Pare de Dormir, Mexico

22. 3:15 – Serkan Ipekli, Mambocino Coffee, Turkey

23. 3:35 – Matthew Perger, St. Ali, Australia – @mattperger @st_ali

24. 3:55 – Rhoda Kamau, Nairobi Serena Hotel, Kenya

25. 4:15 – Shem Lupin, Stoll Kaffe, Switzerland – @shemspresso

26. 4:35 – Tomas Rudys, Lithuania

27. 4:55 – Nick Clark, Flight Coffee, New Zealand – @flightcoffee @nickroydclark

28. 5:15 – Dmitry Boroday, North-West Coffee Company, Russia – @lyudim

END DAY ONE.

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