2019 Texas State and Amateur Championship

5 Round Swiss; G/90;+30 | May 24 – May 27 or May 25 – May 27 2019

Championship Section | Amateur Section | Scholastic Side Event

Fort Worth, Texas

Serving Texas Chess Players Since 1935

The US Chess Federation’s Texas Affiliate has sponsored tournaments for over 80 years and has named a state champion since 1946.  The association’s magazine, Texas Knights, has been recognized as one of the best in the country.

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Statewide Tournaments

Major Texas tournaments (State Championship, Scholastic Championship, Action Championship, Southwest Open, Texas Open, etc) are TCA sanctioned events.

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Texas Knights

Issues of Texas Knights magazine are online now. Play through games and tactics from the magazine or download PGN files.

Serving Texas Chess Players Since 1935

IM Paz Wins Texas Senior Championship

IM Paz Wins Texas Senior Championship

IM Miguel Medina Paz won the 2019 Texas Senior Championship in San Antonio on the weekend of March 30 - April 1 with 4.5 points in five rounds. Donald Flournoy finished secound.  See the full results at US Chess. [gallery columns="4"...

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Minutes from December 10 TCA Teleconference

Attendees: Tom Crane, Chris wood, Norma Guerra, Troy Gillispie, David Harvey, Jim Hollingsworth, Renate Garcia, Anthony Guerra Opening Remarks Tom commented on Texas Knights cover page and told Renate the parade picture was great. Rules of the teleconference, use mute...

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Texas State and Amateur Championship

May 24-27, 2019 – Fort Worth
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Texas Women’s Championship

August 17-18, 2019 – North Richland Hills
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US Chess Association

The Texas Chess Association is the Official State Affiliate of the US Chess Federation.

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Texas Chess Association

The Texas Chess Association is a state affiliate of the US Chess Federation.

Scholastic Chess in Texas

The Texas Chess Association

The Texas Chess Association has served Texas chess players for over 80 years with tournaments, publications, chess club development, and as the designated Texas affiliate of the United States Chess Federation. Major Texas tournaments (State Championship, Scholastic Championship, Southwest Open, Texas Open, etc) are TCA sanctioned events. TCA members receive Texas Knights, widely considered one of the best chess magazines in the nation.

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