SCASA National Competition 2015

Everyone here at Masterton’s Coffee & Tea Specialists would like to wish our Barista Trainer Garneth Jaggers the very best as he prepares to compete in the Speciality Coffee Association of Southern Africa National Barista Competition in Durban, South Africa at the Gateway Theatre of Shopping VIP. ‪#‎bringithome‬

SCASA National Competition 2015 gives you the start of the National Competition 2015 with The Coffee mag at the Gateway Theatre of Shopping VIP.

From 19-22 November the best of the best coffee professionals in South Africa will take part in the Barista, Latte Art and Cup Tasters Championships.

Wishing ALL the baristas the best of luck!

Durban National Barista Competition 2015

Here is a list of all the contestants that made it through to the SCASA National Competition 2015 in Durban.


Craig Charity (Lineage Coffee)
Tim Krynauw (Into Coffee)
Craig Sampson (Ciro Beverage Solutions)
Bruce Manning (TriBeCa Coffee)
Musa Magwaza (Lineage Coffee)
Wency Masawi (Nino’s)


Johnson Sehoro (Ciro Beverage Solutions)
Phumlani Sibeko (Famous Brands)
Sipho Mabaso (Nino’s Group)
Alicia Bulter (Molecular Bars)
Cheryl-lyn Selman (Bean There Coffee Company)
Zuluboy Zwane (Famous Brands)

Eastern Cape

Donovan McLagan (Urban Espress Coffee Co.)
Garneth Jaggers (Masterton’s Coffee & Tea Specialists)
Sivuyile Jacobs (Kaffeine Coffee Company)
Alex (Seattle Coffee Company)
Zeldrico (Seattle Coffee Company)
Lennox Soul (W Cafe)

Western Cape

Wayne Oberholzer (The Portland Project)
Winston Thomas (Origin Coffee Roasting)
Alhenrico Thomas (Famous Brands)
Bilbo Steyn (TriBeCa)
Arno Els (Origin Coffee Roasting)
Romeo Chimunye (Bean There Coffee Company)

To watch these guys in action click on the link below.

Who’s competing when at NationalsOctober 16 2015

Our amazing organising team have put together the detailed schedule for Nationals, so take a look below at who’s competing when.


Thursday 19 November : Cup Tasters, Latte Art & Barista Competition

Friday 20 November : Barista Competition

Saturday 21 November : Barista Competition