Photo from the 2002 NM Senior Open (taken by Susan Koenig) shows two four-time NM State Champions
Warren Miller and Jack Shaw. Jack is third from the left on the front row and Warren is directly behind Jack.
I was planning to play in the New Mexico Open and I am wondering why there are two open sections? I cannot see New Mexico being able to field enough players for both sections. I would be driving from Colorado and a three day event adds about $100 to my tournament...read more
I have accepted with a heavy heart a lot of changes done by NMCO administration that does not promote chess in our state. But now enough is enough! I have participated in the 3 major tournaments Memorial, Albuquerque open and the Nm open since 1998 missing few for...read more
I would like to take this opportunity to give homage to Will Barela for bringing more events to New Mexico chess. His diligence and hard work does not go unnoticed. I am looking forward to what more he will bring. Will is a great asset to this community. In addition...read more