From an at-large Round One of 49 competitors, twelve baristas from around the world have advanced to Semi-Finals Saturday at the 2015 World Barista Championship in Seattle, Washington.

All times PST. Watch the LiveStream here via World Coffee Events.

1. 10:15 AM Adam Neubauer, EMA Espresso Bar, Czech Republic @EMAespressobar
2. 10:38 AM Alexander Hansen, Collaborative Coffee Source, Norway @CollaborativeCS
3. 11:01 AM Kalle Freese, Freese Coffee, Finland @KalleFreese
4. 11:24 AM Ben Put, Monogram Coffee, Canada @monogramco @putankhamun
5. 11:47 AM Charlotte Malaval, France
6. 12:10 PM Giacomo Vannelli, Pasticceria Vannelli, Italy @GiacomoVannelli
7. 12:33 PM John Ryan Ting, A.R.C. Coffee, Singapore @JohnRyan11
8. 12:56 PM Charles Babinski, Go Get Em Tiger / G&B Coffee, United States @charlesbabinski
9. 1:19 PM Maxwell Colonna-Dashwood, Colonna & Smalls, United Kingdom @colonna_smalls
10. 1:42 PM Chan Kwun Ho, The Cupping Room, Hong Kong @dawn_cfu @TheCuppingRoom
11. 2:05 PM Yoshikazu Iwase, REC Coffee, Japan @y_iwase @REC_COFFEE
12. 2:28 PM Sasa Sestic, ONA Coffee, Australia @SasaSestic @ONACoffee

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