Oyster Opening World Cup 2014

Eamon Clark, Canada, has today been crowned Oyster Opening World Cup Champion 2014!

For the third year in row the Oyster Opening World Cup was arranged. This year in in the worldwide city of Montreal, Canada, together with Montreal Oysterfest.

Eamon Clark was the best among the well-experienced oyster openers from all around the worldcompeted in this thrilling prestigious competition.

To present the highest speed in combination with the highest qualitative presentation is what Oyster Opening World Cup is about!

Here are the results:

1. Eamon Clark, Canada 4 min 05 sec
2. Julius Chappel, Canada 4 min 31 sec
3. William “Chopper” Young, USA 5 min 03 sec
Fastest Opening time Eamon Clark, Canada, 2 min 43 sec
Best presentation William Young, USA

Eamon Clark is very happy to have won the Oyster Opening World Cup and says that “this is a very special moment when I exert myself to the utmost before a awe struck crowd. To vie for the coveted grand prize and title of Oyster Opening World Cup together with my highly qualified competitors and friends- the best oyster openers in the world”.

The aim of the Oyster Opening World Cup is to gather the elite of the globe’s best oyster openers in a top-class competition and to crown a World Cup Champion each year. The Swedish Initiators and organizers of the Oyster Opening World Cup hope that by arranging a yearly prestigious competition in a country which is carefully selected by the board it opens the possibility for more oyster openers to participate in international competitions and increase the interest of oysters and sustainable consumption among the public. Spread the oyster love!

2015 the Oyster Opening World Cup will take place in Gothenburg, Sweden.  

Competition Manager, Hasse Johannesson, + 46 73 756 04 54,

Press Officer, Christina Stenberg, + 46 706 350 350,


Oyster Opening World Cup 2014
is hosted & presented by Daniel Notkin

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Swedish Championship 2014

Winner of Swedish Oyster Opening Championship 2014 is Hasse Johannesson!


Read about more about it here!