The Nevada Chess Association is the organization that promotes chess in the state and organizes tournaments and events for players of all skill levels. The association has been active for many years and it has been instrumental in promoting the game across the state, especially in schools and universities.
The Nevada State Chess Championship is one of the most important annual chess events in Nevada, which has been held since the early 1960s. The event attracts many talented chess players from across the state and from other states.
In recent years, Nevada has produced a number of talented chess players, and it has hosted several major chess tournaments, such as the Nevada Open.