12 Nov '17, 12am

SCA Canada Releases Statement in Response to SCA Dubai Decision

SCA Canada Releases Statement in Response to SCA Dubai Decision

In light of the announcement made by the SCA to continue with competitions planned in Dubai and Brazil in 2018, SCA Canada pulls support from these competitions, and invites the global community to participate in its national competitions. BY ASHLEY RODRIGUEZ BARISTA MAGAZINE ONLINE On November 10, the Canadian chapter of the Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) announced that it will not send competitors to the competitions slated to take place in Dubai, UAE, and Brazil in 2018. This announcement comes after the SCA and World Coffee Events (WCE) issued a statement saying they would move forward with the competitions and offered future competitors an option to defer their spots in international competitions to the following year if they choose not to compete in Dubai. Below is the entire press release, where the SCA Canadian board members invite competitors from other nation...

Full article: http://www.baristamagazine.com/sca-canada-releases-statem...

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