Tournament Events

August 18th - Saturday Double

Tranquility Chess Presents:

August 18th Saturday Double

Where: Special Collections Public Library, Center for the Book meeting room
423 Central Ave NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102
Format: Two Rounds, G/90; inc 5. USCF rated
Players are grouped by sequential rating rank into 4 player sections.
Round one: players are paired by sequential ranking order
Round two: players of equal / closest score in each section play each other without playing the same opponent of round 1
Byes: One zero bye is available; redeems half the entry fee.
Rounds: 10:15 am, 2pm
Registration: Onsite 10:00 am – 10:15 am. (Library opens at 10:00am), or 1:45pm – 1:50pm.
Reserve via Email no later than August 17th, 2:30 pm. Drop-ins are welcome, but risk silent no show.
Entry Fee: $2
Prizes: None
Info, Reservations: TranquilityClub@mail.com

August 25th-26th - NM Class Championship

NM Class Championship

August 25th – 26th

At Wyndham Hotel 2500 Carlisle, Albuquerque, NM 87110

Rounds: Saturday 9:30, 2:00, 6:00 Sunday 10:00, 2:00
Sections: Master/Expert, Class A (1800-1999), Class B (1600-1799), Class C (1400-1599), Class D (1200-1399), Class E (1000-1199), Class F U1000.
* Sections may be combined if less than 6 in a section.
Time Controls: G/90;d5
Entry fee: $20 for all sections
Prizes: Winner of each section awarded free entry to the NM Open.  Top NM resident of each section awarded class championship title and plaque.

Advance entries via PayPal or checks mailed to NMCO, PO Box 4215 Albuquerque NM 87196

Advance reg closes at 8/24 Friday at 10pm
!! On site entries allowed and no late fee !!

Registration before 8 am plays in round 1. Registration continues until 10, but receive a 0 point bye for round 1.
Tie breaks will be as follows: Median, Solkoff and Opponent’s Performance.
USCF approved electronic devices allowed
Steve Perea Chief TD

August 28th, September 4th, September 11th - Tuesday Swiss

Tranquility Chess Presents:

Weekly Tuesday Swiss

Where: Erna Fergusson Public Library, Meeting Room
3700 San Mateo Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM
Format: Three Round Swiss, G/90; inc 5, USCF rated,
One round per week starts at 2:05 pm each Tuesday.
Byes: Two zero byes available any time, redeems one third of the entry fee per bye.
Registration: First Tuesday, August 28th, from 1:45pm – 2pm. Reservations via email no later than August 27th, 2:30pm. Drop-ins are welcome, but risk silent no show.
Entry Fee: $3 onsite
Prizes: None
Info: TranquilityClub@mail.com

September 1st - Saturday Double

Tranquility Chess Presents:

September 1st Saturday Double

Where: Special Collections Public Library, Center for the Book meeting room
423 Central Ave NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102
Format: Two Rounds, G/90; inc 5. USCF rated
Players are grouped by sequential rating rank into 4 player sections.
Round one: players are paired by sequential ranking order
Round two: players of equal / closest score in each section play each other without playing the same opponent of round 1
Byes: One zero bye is available; redeems half the entry fee.
Rounds: 10:15 am, 2pm
Registration: Onsite 10:00 am – 10:15 am. (Library opens at 10:00am), or 1:45pm – 1:50pm.
Reserve via Email no later than August 31st, 2:30 pm. Drop-ins are welcome, but risk silent no show.
Entry Fee: $2
Prizes: None
Info, Reservations: TranquilityClub@mail.com

September 8th - La Tienda Open

La Tienda Open

Where:  La Tienda Mall in Eldorado
When: September 8th
Format: 4 Rounds, G/45;d5
2 Sections: Open and U1600
Entry Fee: $20
Prizes: Cash prizes based on entry
Info: Santa Fe Rooks

September 15th - Saturday Double

Tranquility Chess Presents:

September 15th Saturday Double

Where: Special Collections Public Library, Center for the Book meeting room
423 Central Ave NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102
Format: Two Rounds, G/90; inc 5. USCF rated
Players are grouped by sequential rating rank into 4 player sections.
Round one: players are paired by sequential ranking order
Round two: players of equal / closest score in each section play each other without playing the same opponent of round 1
Byes: One zero bye is available; redeems half the entry fee.
Rounds: 10:15 am, 2pm
Registration: Onsite 10:00 am – 10:15 am. (Library opens at 10:00am), or 1:45pm – 1:50pm.
Reserve via Email no later than September 14th, 2:30 pm. Drop-ins are welcome, but risk silent no show.
Entry Fee: $2
Prizes: None
Info, Reservations: TranquilityClub@mail.com

September 25th, October 2nd, October 9th - Tuesday Swiss

Tranquility Chess Presents:

Weekly Tuesday Swiss

Where: Erna Fergusson Public Library, Meeting Room
3700 San Mateo Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 8711002
Format: Three Round Swiss, G/90; inc 5, USCF rated,
One round per week starts at 2:05 pm first and second Tuesdays and 1:30 pm on third Tuesday (October 9)
Byes: Two zero byes available any time, redeems one third of the entry fee per bye.
Registration: First Tuesday, September 25th, from 1:45pm – 2pm. Reservations via email no later than September 24th, 2:30pm. Drop-ins are welcome, but risk silent no show.
Entry Fee: $3 onsite
Prizes: None
Info: TranquilityClub@mail.com

Septmeber 29th - Saturday Double

Tranquility Chess Presents:

September 29th Saturday Double

Where: Erna Fergusson Public Library, Meeting Room
3700 San Mateo NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110
Format: Two Rounds, G/90; inc 5. USCF rated
Players are grouped by sequential rating rank into 4 player sections.
Round one: players are paired by sequential ranking order
Round two: players of equal / closest score in each section play each other without playing the same opponent of round 1
Byes: One zero bye is available; redeems half the entry fee.
Rounds: 10:15 am, 2pm
Registration: Onsite 10:00 am – 10:15 am. (Library opens at 10:00am), or 1:45pm – 1:50pm.
Reserve via Email no later than September 28th, 2:30 pm. Drop-ins are welcome, but risk silent no show.
Entry Fee: $2
Prizes: None
Info, Reservations: TranquilityClub@mail.com

October 16th, October 23rd, October 30th - Tuesday Swiss

Tranquility Chess Presents:

Weekly Tuesday Swiss

Where: Special Collection Public Library, Center of the Book meeting room
423 Central Ave NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102
Format: Three Round Swiss, G/90; inc 5, USCF rated,
One round per week starts at 2:05 pm each Tuesday.
Byes: Two zero byes available any time, redeems one third of the entry fee per bye.
Registration: First Tuesday, October 16th, from 1:45pm – 2pm. Reservations via email no later than October 15th, 2:30pm. Drop-ins are welcome, but risk silent no show.
Entry Fee: $3 onsite
Prizes: None
Info: TranquilityClub@mail.com

November 9th-11th - NM Open

New Mexico Open

November 9th – 11th

At the Wyndham Hotel 2500 Carlisle Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110

Details coming soon.