Got Rating Tournament

This tournament is open to anyone! I will have adult sections and a section for players that want to play a slower time control. Feel free to ask questions or email me to sign up.

2018 NMCO Tournaments

Hello Chess Players, This initial posting on our new site is a summary of what to expect with updates to follow shortly. There are, of course, our traditional ‘big three’, NM Senior/Memorial (already posted), the Albuquerque Rio Rancho Open, and the NM...

NMCO Tournament Schedule?

I try to attend NMCO’s top three tournaments (Memorial, ABQ Open, and the NM Open). As of 5 December, their dates have not been advertised. The sooner the dates have been set, the better chance I can fit them on my schedule. In the past the Memorial has been in...

This is Your (Web) Captain Speaking

Please make sure your seat backs and tray tables are in their full upright position. Make sure your seat belt is securely fastened and all carry-on luggage is stowed underneath the seat in front of you or in the overhead bins. My name is Andrew Ackerman and I have...

Volunteers Wanted

I would like to see chess grow in our communities and amongst our children. I know Victor Lopez has done a great job bringing “Learners Chess,” to many of the elementary schools in Albuquerque. But I would like to see it continue. I would like to see...