Chess Actions at Ka Makana Alii

The foodcourt on Ka Makana Alii Mall is where all the actions takes place. Currently all happening on Tuesdays. Starts from about 5:00pm until mall closes at 9pm.

Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 9/20/2022

September 20th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
September 20th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Eleven players (Ceazar, Christian, Chet, Edgar, James, Oscar, Ramon, Ray, Regie, Richard, Shane) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 9/13/2022

September 13th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
September 13th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Eight players (Christian, Chet, Edgar, Ramon, Ray, Regie, Richard, Rob) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 9/06/2022

September 6th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
September 6th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Eight players (Ceazar, Christian, Chet, Ramon, Ray, Regie, Richard, Rob) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 8/30/2022

August 30th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
August 30th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Eight players (Ceazar, Christian, Chet, Edgar, Ramon, Ray, Regie, Richard) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 8/23/2022

August 23rd, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
August 23rd, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Five players (Christian, Chet, Ramon, Ray, Regie) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 8/16/2022

August 16th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
August 16th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Twelve players (Ceazar, Chet, Edgar, Jeremy, John, Mckenzie, Prince, Ramon, Ray, Regie, Ruby, Ryan) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 8/09/2022

August 9th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
August 9th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Eight players (Ceazar, Chet, Edgar, Jeremy, Nick, Ramon, Ray, Regie) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 8/02/2022

August 2nd, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
August 2nd, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Seven players (Ceazar, Chet, Edgar, Ramon, Ray, Regie, Richard) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 7/26/2022

July 26th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
July 26th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Nine players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Eddie, Fred, Ramon, Ray, Regie, Richard) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 7/19/2022

July 19th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
July 19th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Ten players (Chet, Ceasar, Ceazar, Christian, Eddie, Edgar, James, Ramon, Ray, Regie) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 7/12/2022

July 12th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
July 12th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Ten players (Ari, Chet, Ceazar, Christian, Jeremy, Jimmy (James), Manny, Nick, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 7/05/2022

July 5th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Chet waiting for challener (near board). Ari vs Ramon (far board).
July 5th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Chet waiting for challener (near board). Ari vs Ramon (far board).

Six players (Ari, Chet, Eddie, Christian, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 6/28/2022

June 28th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Christian vs Edgar (near board). Ari vs Chet (far board).
June 28th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Christian vs Edgar (near board). Ari vs Chet (far board).

Eight players (Ari, Chet, Christian, Edgar, James, Larry, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 6/21/2022

June 21st, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Ray vs Ari (near board). Christian vs Chet (far board).
June 21st, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Ray vs Ari (near board). Christian vs Chet (far board).

Seven players (Ari, (little) Benny, Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Ramon, Ray,) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 6/07/2022

June 7th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Christian vs Edgar (near board). Chet vs Ryan (far board).
June 7th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Christian vs Edgar (near board). Chet vs Ryan (far board).

Eleven players (Ari, Auro, Chet, Christian, Eddie, Edgar, Jeremy, Ramon, Ray, Ryan, student from Radford) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 5/31/2022

May 31st, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Ari vs Christian, Jeremy vs Ceazar (near table). Ceasar vs young boy, Phil vs Chet (far table).
May 31st, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Ari vs Christian, Jeremy vs Ceazar (near table). Ceasar vs young boy, Phil vs Chet (far table).

Fourteen players (Ari, Ceasar, Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Eddie, Edgar, Jeremy, Phil, Ray, Richard, Shane, two young boys) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 5/24/2022

May 24th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Girl getting lesson from Phil (near board). Ari vs Christian (far board).
May 24th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Girl getting lesson from Phil (near board). Ari vs Christian (far board).

Thirteen players (Ari, Ceasar, Chet, Christian, Edgar, Mckenzie, Phil, Ramon, Ray, Ryan, two young boys, and a girl) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 5/17/2022

May 17th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Christian vs Auro (near board). Eddie vs Jimmy (far board).
May 17th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Christian vs Auro (near board). Eddie vs Jimmy (far board).

Eleven players (Ari, Auro, Carlos, Chet, Christian, Eddie, Edgar, Phil, Prince, Ray, young boy) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 5/10/2022

May 10th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Tony vs Chet (near board). John vs Prince (far board).
May 10th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Tony vs Chet (near board). John vs Prince (far board).

Twelve players (Ari, Ceasar, Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Edgar, John, Prince, Ray, Tony, Shane, young boy) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 5/03/2022

May 3rd, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Christian vs Ari (near board). Chet vs Ceazar (far board).
May 3rd, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Christian vs Ari (near board). Chet vs Ceazar (far board).

Eight players (Ari, Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Eddie, Edgar, James, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 4/26/2022

April 26th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Jeremy vs John (near board). Ceazar vs Jose (far board).
April 26th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Jeremy vs John (near board). Ceazar vs Jose (far board).

Ten players (Ari, Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Jeremy, John, Jose, Ray, Shane, Tony) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 4/19/2022

April 19th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Christian vs Edgar (near board). Prince vs Shane (far board).
April 19th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Christian vs Edgar (near board). Prince vs Shane (far board).

Nine regular players (Chet, Christian, Edgar, Jeremy, Jose, Prince, Ray, Richard, Shane) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 4/12/2022

April 12th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.
April 12th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup.

Seven regular players (Chet, Christian, Mckenzie, Ray, Richard, Ryan, Shane) showed up at the meetup tonight. A Russian man w/ kid (visiting from California) played a game against Christian.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 4/05/2022

April 5th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Chet vs Shaun (near board). Christian vs guy in hat (far board). Shane waits for his turn.
April 5th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Chet vs Shaun (near board). Christian vs guy in hat (far board). Shane waits for his turn.

Eleven players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Jeremy, Jose, Prince, Ray, Richard, Shane, Shaun, the guy in hat (didn't get his name)) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 3/29/2022

March 29th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Machenzie vs Ceazer (near board). Jeremy vs Jose (far board).
March 29th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii chess meetup. Machenzie vs Ceazer (near board). Jeremy vs Jose (far board).

Fourteen players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Jeremy, Jose, Mckenzie, Manny, Paul, Peter, Prince, Ray, Richard, Ryan, Shane) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 3/22/2022

March 22nd, 2022. Ka Makana Alii Chess Meetup.
March 22nd, 2022. Ka Makana Alii Chess Meetup.

Ten players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Jeremy, Manny, Nick, Ray, Richard, Ryan, Shane) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 3/15/2022

March 15th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii Chess Meetup.
March 15th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii Chess Meetup.

Nine players (Ceazar, Chet, Jeremy, Manny, Nick, Ramon, Ray, Richard, Ryan) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 3/08/2022

March 8th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii Chess Meetup.
March 8th, 2022. Ka Makana Alii Chess Meetup.

Eight players (Ceazar, Chet, Jeremy, Nick, Ramon, Ray, Richard, Ryan) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Oahu Chess Meetup at Ka Makana Alii on 3/01/2022

March 1st, 2022. Ka Makana Alii Chess Meetup.
March 1st, 2022. Ka Makana Alii Chess Meetup.

Ten players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Jeremy, Nick, Prince, Ramon, Ray, Richard, Shane) showed up at the meetup tonight.

Check out some of the action.


Checkout the previous chess actions at the mall

February 22nd, 2022 Eight players (Chet, Christian, Jeremy, Nick, Ramon, Ray, Ryan, Richard) showed up at the meetup tonight.

February 15th, 2022 Eleven players (Ceasar, Ceazar, Chet, Christian, James, Jeremy, Nick, Prince, Ramon, Ray, Richard) showed up at the meetup tonight.

February 8th, 2022 Twelve players (Andrew, Chet, Christian, James, Jeremy, Manny, Nick, Prince, Oscar, Ramon, Ray, Ryan) showed up at the meetup tonight.

February 1st, 2022 Six players (Chet, Christian, Jeremy, Ramon, Ray, Shane) showed up at the meetup tonight.

January 25th, 2022 Eleven players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, James, Jeremy, Nick, Ramon, Ray, Richard, Ryan, +1) showed up at the meetup tonight.

January 11th, 2022 Seven players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Fred, Ramon, Ray, Richard) showed up at the meetup tonight.

January 4th, 2022 Five players (Christian, Ramon, Ray, Richard, and one more) showed up at the meetup tonight.

December 21st, 2021 Four players (Chet, Christian, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

December 14th, 2021 Nine players (Anthony, Ceazar, Chet, Christian, James, Jeremy, Ramon, Ray, Ryan) showed up at the meetup tonight.

December 7th, 2021 Five players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight. We played high/low all night. As expected, Chet was undefeated and stayed on the high board.

November 30th, 2021 Eight players (Auro, Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Fred, Ramon, Ray, Ryan) showed up at the meetup tonight. Well, actually, there were four others that I forgot to get their names. They are on the pictures. If you know them, email me the info.

November 23rd, 2021 Eight players (Auro, Ceazar, Chet, Chris, Christian, James, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

November 16th, 2021 Nine players (Auro, Ceazar, Chet, Christian, James, Nick, Patrick, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

November 9th, 2021 Ten players showed up at the meetup tonight.

November 2nd, 2021 Six players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Ramon, Ray, Regie) showed up at the meetup tonight.

October 26th, 2021 Six players (Chet, Christian, James, Jeremy, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

October 19th, 2021 Six players (Ceazar, Chet, Christian, Ramon, Ray, Regie) showed up at the meetup tonight.

October 12th, 2021 Nine players showed up at the meetup tonight.

October 5th, 2021 Nine players showed up at the meetup tonight.

September 28th, 2021 Five players (Chet, Christian, Ramon, Ray, and Robert) showed up at the meetup tonight.

September 21st, 2021 With the covid surge on a downward trend (case number today is just over 200), the chess addicts are returning to the currently mostly empty Ka Makana Alii foodcourt. Seven players were seen tonight.

August 17th, 2021 With covid cases now averaging over 600 the past week, only a few showed up for the meetup. It was also decided to pause the meetup until a dramatic improvement is seen.

August 10th, 2021 With covid cases averaging over 500 the past week, probably only half of the regulars showed up tonight.

August 3rd, 2021 With covid cases averaging in the 300 for the past week, chess life still lives at Ka Makana Alii.

July 27th, 2021 With covid cases still in the triple digits, the chess addicts again flock to Ka Makana Alii. Just not as many as last week.

July 20th, 2021 With covid cases in the triple digits, the chess addicts still flock to Ka Makana Alii.

July 13th, 2021 Another great turn out tonight. There must have been nine boards up at the same time.

July 6th, 2021 Another great turn out tonight. There were six boards going at the same time.

June 29th, 2021 Great turn out tonight. There were six boards going at the same time.

June 22nd, 2021 Fourteen players (Auro, Bob, Ceazar, Chet, Eddie, Fred (x2), James, Jeremy, Manny, Nick, Prince, Ramon, and Ray) showed up tonight. Fred Haley, the organizer of the Windward chess meetup, paid us a visit.

June 15th, 2021 Thirteen players (Auro, Beau, Bob, Ceazar, Chet, Eddie, Jeremy, Manny, Nick, Prince, Ramon, Ray, and Shaun) showed up tonight. Beau Mueller, the Hawaii Chess Federation President, gave us a visit.

June 8th, 2021 Nine players (Auro, Bob, Ceazar, Chet, Eddie, Prince, Ramon, Ray, and Shaun) showed up at the meetup tonight.

June 1st, 2021 Nine players (Auro, Bob, Ceazar, Eddie, Fred, Prince, Ramon, Ray, and Shaun) showed up at the meetup tonight.

May 25th, 2021 Eleven players (Auro, Bob, Ceazar, Eddie, Jeremy, Manny, Nick, Prince, Ramon, Ray, and Shaun) showed up at the meetup tonight.

May 18th, 2021 Eigth players (Auro, Bob, Ceazar, Eddie, Jeremy, Nick Ramon, and Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

May 4th, 2021 Nine players (Auro, Bob, Ceazar, Eddie, Jeremy, Nick, Ramon, Ray, and Shaun) showed up. Games went on until closing.

April 27th, 2021 Seven players (Auro, Eddie, Jeremy, Nick, Ramon, Ray, and Shaun) showed up. Games went on until a little before mall closing.

April 20th, 2021 Six players (Auro, Bob, Eddie, Ramon, Ray, and Shaun) showed up. Games went on until a little past 8pm.

April 13th, 2021 Tonight was another good turn out. Eight players (Auro, Bob, Eddie, James, Jeremy, Ramon, Ray, and Shaun) showed up. As usual, the games went on till mall closing (9:00pm).

April 6th, 2021 Ten players showed up at the meetup.

March 30th, 2021 Nine players (Auro, Eddie, James, Jeremy, Mo, Nick, Ramon, Ray, Shaun) showed up at the meetup tonight.

March 23rd, 2021 Only two (Ray, and James) showed up at the meet tonight. However, a visitor (Alii) from California joined us and played a couple of games.

March 16th, 2021 Eight players (Auro, Eddie, James, Jeremy, Michael, Nick, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meet tonight.

March 9th, 2021 Probably due to the weather, only 5 players (James, Jeremy, Nick, Ray, Ryan) showed up at the meet tonight.

March 2nd, 2021 Seven (Auro, Eddie, James, Jeremy, Nick, Ramon, Ray) and one new guy showed up at the meetup tonight.

February 23rd, 2021 Seven players (Auro, Bob, Eddie, Jeremy, Nick, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup tonight.

February 16th, 2021 Nine players (Auro, Bob, Eddie, Jeremy, Mckenzie, Nick, Ramon, Ray, Ryan) showed up at the meetup.

February 9th, 2021 Seven players (Auro, Bob, Eddie, Jeremy, Nick, Ramon, Ray) showed up at the meetup.

February 2nd, 2021 Seven players (Auro, Bob, Eddie, James, Jeremy, Nick, Ray) was at the meetup.

January 2021 Some players are still heading to Ka Makana Alii for some action.

December 2020 Some players have started showing up at the mall. Play times are on Tuesdays from 4:30pm to 8:30pm.

February 27, 2020 Games before the covid lockdown.