The NMAA HS dates are as follows, April 20 and 21, correction has been sent in just pending posting.


  • Date: The tournament will take place on the 20th and 21st of April. There will be three categories of competition, made up of the Small School Division (1A-3A), the 4A School Division, and the large Schools Division (5A-6A). The first round will take place on Thursday evening , followed three rounds depending of number of entries the next day.
  • Location: The Location of the tournament is at the Hotel Cascada 2500 Carlisle, mention your with the chess tournament and receive a special discount for a room, breakfast is included.
  • Registration: All Schools need to register by 5:45 PM on April 20th Thursday afternoon. The first round will begin at 6:30 PM, Thursday evening.
  • Friday Schedule: The schedule for Friday, April 20th is for games at 9:00, 11:15, lunch at 1:30 and 2:30, with an awards ceremony after the end of the last round, depending on turn out some schools may not have to stay until 2:30 round. This schedule will be for all as well as the NM Team Challenge Tourney.
  • Time Control : G/55 Delay 5 seconds