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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Floor TD’s needed!

Floor TD's needed for the State Team Championships, Middle School is on April 28th and Elementary is on May 5th.  Extra sets of eyes at the event are greatly appreciated.  Leave a comment or contact me at if your interested. Steve Perea

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tournaments outside New Mexico

I was wondering If u guys can post other chess tournaments outside New Mexico on your website? For example, El Paso, Tucson, etc. and so on. The number one reason is that I live near Las Cruces and its a 2 hr. drive to El Paso or Albuquerque.  Im intrested in cities...

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Spring time chess tournament in Soccoro,NM

Hello,  I was wondering why I havn't recieved entry confirmation thru email. I entered the free section for the Soccoro event on 22nd - 23rd. On the entry it offered free entry to Soccoro residents that are intrested. But, I dont recall free entry for out of town...

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