2016 Competitors Part Six.

Arggghhhhhhh. This is the last competitors post!! So, June 1st 2016 is almost here which means the NI AeroPress Championship is about to happen!!

This years event is in the Black Box, in Belfast’s Cathedral Quarter. 2016 is a special year, as the World AeroPress Championship is being held in Dublin later in June.

As always, it’s free entry for spectators and, alongside the competition, there will be beer from Boundary Brewing, the Belfast debut of the Picture Bus as well as great music & we’ll be sure to squeeze some coffee in there somewhere!

Competitors, bring your fan clubs…fan clubs, bring the noise!

To register for spectator tickets & get more info go here.

And…. go!

Ps: we will tell you about this years judges very very soon!


Caron Orr

If you are representing a coffee shop/business, please state which one:

Haptik

Twitter: @cazzawaz

What’s your favourite thing about the AeroPress?

Getting to take it travelling with me

If you could make coffee on your AeroPress for someone famous, who would it be?

David Attenborough

Have you ever been to the Giant’s Causeway?

Yes

Hoffmann or Perger?

Who?

Pancakes or Waffles?

Pancakes

Americano or Filter?

Filter

Arabica or Robusta?

Arabica

Standard or Inverted?

Inverted

Washed or Natural?

Natural

If you could visit any producing country in the world, which one would you go to?

Peru

Who’s your coffee hero?

Still looking for one lol

What did you have for dinner last night?

Tacos!

The World AeroPress Championships are in Dublin this year. What’s your favourite cafe/coffee shop in Dublin?

To0 busy in the bar lol I could tell you my favourite bar?? :D

How will you be preparing for this year’s Championship?

Its my first competition so i just want to make sure to have fun, enjoy the experience and leave learning a bit more

It’s the night of the competition, it’s time to hit the stage. What would your walkout music be?

SNAP! Rhythm is a dancer


Ben Hamilton

If you are representing a coffee shop/business, please state which one:

Town Sq

Twitter: N/A

What’s your favourite thing about the AeroPress?

It’s related to the frisbee

If you could make coffee on your AeroPress for someone famous, who would it be?

Mark Ashbridge

Have you ever been to the Giant’s Causeway?

Yes

Hoffmann or Perger?

Perger

Pancakes or Waffles?

Waffles

Americano or Filter?

Filter

Arabica or Robusta?

Arabica

Standard or Inverted?

Standard

Washed or Natural?

Natural

If you could visit any producing country in the world, which one would you go to?

Ethiopia

Who’s your coffee hero?

Chris Baca

What did you have for dinner last night?

Pizza!

The World AeroPress Championships are in Dublin this year. What’s your favourite cafe/coffee shop in Dublin?

Roasted Brown

How will you be preparing for this year’s Championship?

I’m until using the wing and a prayer approach

It’s the night of the competition, it’s time to hit the stage. What would your walkout music be?

Just an ominous drone in Bb


Oisin McEvoy

If you are representing a coffee shop/business, please state which one:

Established Coffee

Twitter: N/A

What’s your favourite thing about the AeroPress?

as it states on the box, “it makes an amazing latte”

If you could make coffee on your AeroPress for someone famous, who would it be?

Bruce Springsteen

Have you ever been to the Giant’s Causeway?

Yes

Hoffmann or Perger?

Perger

Pancakes or Waffles?

Pancakes

Americano or Filter?

Filter

Arabica or Robusta?

Robusta

Standard or Inverted?

It’s a secret

Washed or Natural?

Natural

If you could visit any producing country in the world, which one would you go to?

Guatemala

Who’s your coffee hero?

Michael Henderson

What did you have for dinner last night?

Boojum

The World AeroPress Championships are in Dublin this year. What’s your favourite cafe/coffee shop in Dublin?

Love Supreme

How will you be preparing for this year’s Championship?

Studying for my university tests

It’s the night of the competition, it’s time to hit the stage. What would your walkout music be?

Bee Gees, Stayin’ Alive


Phillip McCrilly

If you are representing a coffee shop/business, please state which one:

Established Coffee

Twitter: @PhillipMcCrilly

What’s your favourite thing about the AeroPress?

The Plunge 💦

If you could make coffee on your AeroPress for someone famous, who would it be?

Vanessa Feltz

Have you ever been to the Giant’s Causeway?

Yes

Hoffmann or Perger?

Perger

Pancakes or Waffles?

Waffles

Americano or Filter?

Filter

Arabica or Robusta?

Arabica

Standard or Inverted?

It’s a secret

Washed or Natural?

Natural

If you could visit any producing country in the world, which one would you go to?

Brazil. Carnival 💁🏻

Who’s your coffee hero?

David Titmus

What did you have for dinner last night?

Sherbert

The World AeroPress Championships are in Dublin this year. What’s your favourite cafe/coffee shop in Dublin?

Proper Order Coffee

How will you be preparing for this year’s Championship?

Cutting carbs. Lots of squats

It’s the night of the competition, it’s time to hit the stage. What would your walkout music be?

The Crystal Maze Theme


Graeme Finegan

If you are representing a coffee shop/business, please state which one:

Finegan & Son

Twitter: @fineganandson

What’s your favourite thing about the AeroPress?

I cant break it!

If you could make coffee on your AeroPress for someone famous, who would it be?

The Pope

Have you ever been to the Giant’s Causeway?

Yes

Hoffmann or Perger?

Perger

Pancakes or Waffles?

Pancakes

Americano or Filter?

Filter

Arabica or Robusta?

Arabica

Standard or Inverted?

Inverted

Washed or Natural?

Natural

If you could visit any producing country in the world, which one would you go to?

Ethiopia

Who’s your coffee hero?

My fiance..her sunday morning brews are what i look forward to each week.

What did you have for dinner last night?

Lamb

The World AeroPress Championships are in Dublin this year. What’s your favourite cafe/coffee shop in Dublin?

The Fumbally

How will you be preparing for this year’s Championship?

In between service and after hours with my wee man at my side.

It’s the night of the competition, it’s time to hit the stage. What would your walkout music be?

No idea!


Chrissy Cameron

If you are representing a coffee shop/business, please state which one:

Middletown Coffee Co

Twitter: @verticalthinkin

What’s your favourite thing about the AeroPress?

The coffee

If you could make coffee on your AeroPress for someone famous, who would it be?

I’d take anyone really

Have you ever been to the Giant’s Causeway?

Yes

Hoffmann or Perger?

Hoffmann

Pancakes or Waffles?

Pancakes

Americano or Filter?

Filter

Arabica or Robusta?

Arabica

Standard or Inverted?

Standard

Washed or Natural?

Natural

If you could visit any producing country in the world, which one would you go to?

Ethiopia for sure!

Who’s your coffee hero?

The legend that is, Jonny Hickinson ;)

What did you have for dinner last night?

Avo on toast, bacon and eggs

The World AeroPress Championships are in Dublin this year. What’s your favourite cafe/coffee shop in Dublin?

3fe, who else

How will you be preparing for this year’s Championship?

Aeropressing all day long

It’s the night of the competition, it’s time to hit the stage. What would your walkout music be?

A little chilled number, some Jack Johnson


Ian Kelly

If you are representing a coffee shop/business, please state which one:

Home barista

Twitter: @Thecoffeedoctor

What’s your favourite thing about the AeroPress?

Ease of u s e

If you could make coffee on your AeroPress for someone famous, who would it be?

Mark Ashbridge

Have you ever been to the Giant’s Causeway?

No

Hoffmann or Perger?

Hoffmann

Pancakes or Waffles?

Pancakes

Americano or Filter?

Filter

Arabica or Robusta?

Arabica

Standard or Inverted?

Inverted

Washed or Natural?

Natural

If you could visit any producing country in the world, which one would you go to?

Columbia

Who’s your coffee hero?

Luigi Bezzera

What did you have for dinner last night?

Yellow Bourbon

The World AeroPress Championships are in Dublin this year. What’s your favourite cafe/coffee shop in Dublin?

Not Guilty your honour

How will you be preparing for this year’s Championship?

Meditation

It’s the night of the competition, it’s time to hit the stage. What would your walkout music be?

Push it real good