Keeping Chess a New Mexican Tradition



New Mexico Chess Organization

NMCO, P.O. Box 4215, Albuquerque, NM 87196-4215

President: Annabelle Romero or 505-699-9134
Vice President: Will Barela
Treasurer: Dean Brunton or 505-241-2618
Secretary: Willow LeTard
Tournament Organizer: Peter Lattimore
Webmaster: Joey Troy
NMCO Board Email:

Welcome to the new NMCO Website! This new site design for NMCO is powered by WordPress, which will allow for easier data input and management for NMCO. On the top right you will notice the following icon hamburger. This icon is called the hamburger menu. If you click on it with your mouse or touch it with your finger on a tablet or mobile device it will allow you to see the main menu.

On the forum page we have added the ability to submit posts through the website. Simply click the link on the right side of the page called “Submit a Post” to fill out the form. It allows for HTML and Rich text along with the ability to paste images. Another added feature in the forum area is the ability to respond to posts through the comments. All posts and comments will be approved by the webmaster before making it to the live site. The NMCO board hopes you enjoy our new website. This is small sample of the great things to come for 2016 and 2017!

NMCO would like to formally thank Jeff Sallade for the many, many years of hard work supporting the NMCO Website. Without his time and assistance NMCO would not have had a home on the web. Thank you Jeff for your years of service!


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Huge savings on Utopian Open Entries

The Utopian Open is on in Eldorado on 18th - 19th March.  Entry is  $30 for all.  I have yet to receive any formal entries.  BUT.....thanks to a generous sponsor we will refund $15 to each of the 1st 5 checks that arrive in my mail.  We will refund $30 to the 20th,...

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Endgame Chess

Last Saturday, Endgame chess hosted a Cube event in Alamogordo NM. It was a funny and competitive event. The link below is the write up by Alamogordo News! Thanks to all the players that made the trip! Wb Chess tournament hosted in...

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NMSU Tournament

On February 25th and 26th, NMSU will be hosting its 1st tournament of the year. G90+30 4 round SS. Round times for Saturday and Sunday, 10:15 am and 4:00 pm. Online registration is $25 (link below). For questions, please contact Will Barela

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