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

TCA Teleconference May 20

Tom Crane is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Tom Crane's Zoom Meeting Time: May 20, 2019 8:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/6727791288 One tap mobile +16699006833,,6727791288# US (San Jose)...

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Renate Garcia Named TCA Secretary

Renate Garcia Named TCA Secretary

Renate Garcia of El Paso was named Secretary of the Texas Chess Association. TCA President Tom Crane made the announcement saying, "I am pleased to announce Renate Garcia is our new Texas Chess Association Secretary. Ms. Garcia hails from El Paso and has been doing a...

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TCA Meeting Minutes March 9, 2019

Attendees Norma Guerra, Mark Reyes, Ruth Castillo, Barb Swafford, Forest Marler, Tom Crane, Anthony Guerra, Aaron Guerra, Brandon Flores, Jesus Olivares, Gabriel Guerra, Kimberly Garza-Guerra, Vish, Renate Garcia Agenda 2019 Super State Scholastic TCA Meeting Agenda...

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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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