States Cup Round 2

Tuesday night 9/15/2020 at 8:00pm, our New Mexico team challenges Hawaii. The link for the live stream will be on https://m.twitch.tv/llrchess/profile There are the teams, BOARD 1: Jesse Vicario 2035 and Jason Loving 2119 BOARD 2: Eric Stuart 1981 and Likeke Aipa 1981...

States Cup round 1

Tonight at 8pm, team New Mexico will play against the heavily favored Southern California team! This will be lived streamed by twitch.tv/citizengabe If you have questions or would like to join the team, please do not hesitate to contact me. Will Barela...

John Burnell

We have just been informed that John Burrell passed away on Wednesday 9/2/2020. John was a tireless chess player who never backed away from a challenge. He met everyone he came across the board with a great friendly smile and hand shake. A kind and gentle soul who...

US CHESS ONLINE EVENT

Greetings, New Mexico has been invited to compete in an online state verses state tournament. The time control is G15+2, with four games and four players per team, per match. This will run for seven weeks. The average team rating cannot exceed 2200. All players with a...

NM in the June Chess Life

What a fun issue for New Mexico Chess in this month’s Chess Life magazine. Our own Grandmaster, Jesse Kraai, authors the cover story, “Chess and Coronavirus”. It has some personal reflections on the impact of social distancing on live action and...