Tournament Events

June 23rd - Saturday Double

Tranquility Chess Presents:

June 23rd 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).
Reserve via Email no later than June 22, 2:30 pm. Drop-ins are welcome, but risk silent no show.
Entry Fee: $2
Prizes: None
Info, Reservations: TranquilityClub@mail.com

June 26th, July 3rd, and July 10th - 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, June 26, from 1:45pm – 2pm. Reservations via email no later than June 25, 2:30 pm. Drop-ins are welcome, but risk silent no show.
Entry Fee: $3 onsite
Prizes: None
Info: TranquilityClub@mail.com

June 30th - Older Than Chess Tournament

Older Than Chess Tournament

          

June 30th Saturday

West Mesa Community Center
5500 Glenrio Rd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87105

Must be 50+ to play , Free entry
Open to the first 16 players
Non-rated, no membership required
4 rounds game in 25 no delay
Be on site by 8:45 first round starts at 9!
Rounds 9, 10, 11 and 12
Rounds may start sooner if games end early

register with Steve Perea
chess.coach.steve@gmail.com

(have your grandchildren help you with email)

June 30th - Saturday Double

Tranquility Chess Presents:

June 30th 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 June 29, 2:30 pm. Drop-ins are welcome, but risk silent no show.
Entry Fee: $2
Prizes: None
Info, Reservations: TranquilityClub@mail.com

July 7th - Saturday Double

Tranquility Chess Presents:

July 7th 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 July 6, 2:30 pm. Drop-ins are welcome, but risk silent no show.
Entry Fee: $2
Prizes: None
Info, Reservations: TranquilityClub@mail.com

July 14th - SFR Action

July 14th Action

Where: Sabor Peruano, 163 Paseo De Peralta, Santa Fe, NM 87501
Format: 5 Rounds, G/30; d5. USCF rated
Entry Fee: $10
Prizes: Cash prizes based on entry
Info: Santa Fe Rooks

July 21st - Saturday Double

Tranquility Chess Presents:

July 21st 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 July 20, 2:30 pm. Drop-ins are welcome, but risk silent no show.
Entry Fee: $2
Prizes: None
Info, Reservations: TranquilityClub@mail.com

July 24th, July 31st, and August 7th - 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, June 24, from 1:45pm – 2pm. Reservations via email no later than July 23rd, 2:30pm. Drop-ins are welcome, but risk silent no show.
Entry Fee: $3 onsite
Prizes: None
Info: TranquilityClub@mail.com

July 28th - Saturday Double

Tranquility Chess Presents:

July 28th 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 July 27, 2:30 pm. Drop-ins are welcome, but risk silent no show.
Entry Fee: $2
Prizes: None
Info, Reservations: TranquilityClub@mail.com

August 4th - SFR Quick and Blitz

August 4th Quick and Blitz

Where: Sabor Peruano, 163 Paseo De Peralta, Santa Fe, NM 87501
Format: 5 rounds G/15; d3, 4 double rounds G/5; NOT rated
Entry Fee: $10
Prizes: Cash prizes for best combined score based on entry
Info: Santa Fe Rooks

August 11th - Boy Scouts of America Tournament

Boy Scout of America Open Tournament

Quick rated event!
Fund Raiser for Pack 417
August 11, 2018
At the Wyndham Hotel 2500 Carlisle Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110
Presented by Empire Chess

The event is to help any boy scout to earn their chess badge and fund raise.
4 Sections: Open (over 1600), Reserve U/1700, Booster U/1300, Scholastic K-12
Rounds are Saturday 9:30, 10:40, 11:50, Lunch betweens round, 2:00, 3:40 G/29:d0
Ent: $10 all sections except for active Boy Scout seeking a chess badge $5
1st thru 3rd place in each section, certificates will be given
USCF membership required – youth special $13 for 20 years and younger
Advance entries emailed to chess.coach.steve@gmail.com

Advance reg closes at 8/10 Friday at 11 pm
!! On site entries allowed and no late fee !!

Onsite reg will be until 10:00 am and will receive a 0 point bye for the first round, must bring copy of USCF web page which has current month rating, USCF expiration, and ID no. Also bring exact cash and indicate section. This must be deposited with director no later than 8am on site Saturday morning.
Tie breaks will be as follows: Median, Solkoff and Opponent’s Performance.
USCF approved electronic devices allowed
Rooms are at a chess discount 79.99, say chess discount when making reservation.

Steve Perea Chief TD
505-315-8709

August 25th-26th - NM Class Championship

NM Class Championship

August 25th – 26th

At the AIMS@UNM 933 Bradbury Dr SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106

Details coming soon.

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

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.