9 Queens: Empowerment through Chess

9 Queens is dedicated to empowering individuals and communities through chess by making the game fun, exciting, and accessible.

Player Spotlight


Alexandra Kosteniuk

12th Women’s World Chess Champion

“I make an effort to support organizations like 9 Queens and share their commitment to popularizing chess. Chess Fest will be the second 9 Queens event I have supported and attended. ”

Learn to Play

9 Queens Chess Passport

046 Chess fest 2013 © JEFF SMITH 2013

Welcome to chess!

Haven’t grabbed your copy of 9 Queens Chess Passport yet? Never fear…we have made it available to you here!

Click on the link below to print out your 9 Queens Chess Passport.


If you are interested in getting multiple copies of our embossed pocket sized versions (as in the photo above) for your organization contact Vicki Lázaro.

  • 10= $50
  • 20=$90
  • 50=$200