Rooks Quad has been rated

Thanks to all who competed at the library on Saturday. Congrats to the winners of the 3 quads – Aravind, Elonzo Santillanes and Kevin Zemko. The next SFR chess is an Unrated blitz and quick tourney, probably at the same venue on March 9th. Check...

Desert Knight Available

Hey all, The Desert Knight is now available under the “Desert Knight Magazine” option on this site https://www.nmchess.org/desert-knight-magazine/. My extensive thanks to everyone who worked on this issue, especially Matt Grinberg and Andrew Flores, who put a great...

SF rooks action event

This tournament has now been rated. Congrats to Ryan McCracken who took clear 1st and thanks to all who played. Our next event will be a quad on January 5th at the La Farge library…details at santaferooks.blogspot.com

Community Lecture

Hello Everyone, For the first time (probably) ever, NMCO is hosting a Community Lecture. Where NM Andrew Flores and Expert Douglas Thigpen are offering to go over your games. This event will be held from 5:00 – 7:30 p.m. at the Cherry Hills library (6901 Barstow...

Isolated Pawn Juga – Video Youtube

This chess music video was mentioned during the WCC in London. The singer Juga is a big chess fan. She has a few music videos on chess. This one is pretty cute. It is about an actual game that was played but I don’t remember which...