TCA Major Events

Here are some upcoming Texas Chess Association events:

26-29 or 27-29 May 2017                Web Page

A Heritage Event!        Chess Magnet School Junior Grand Prix!    A State Championship Event!    Trophies Plus Grand Prix Points: 50 (Enhanced)

72nd Annual Texas State and Amateur Championships 7SS Doubletree DFW Airport North, 4441 W John Carpenter Fwy, Irving, TX 75063. $$ 8,350G. Championship: This section is FIDE rated and uses FIDE rules. The tournament will use USCF ratings for pairings and prize purposes. Must be rated 2000 or above by either USCF or Fide to play in this section. Defending Texas State Amateur Champion may also play in this section. Texas Scholastic High School Champions (either South or North Central) may also play in this section. Foreign unrateds may play in this section and at TDs discretion may be required to play in Championship section. G/90 with 30 sec. increment. Foreign players must disclose their FIDE ID number before 1st round in order to play in Championship section. Default late forfeiture time is one hour. TD may extend this time at TD’s discretion. $$ 1,000-500-250, 2200-2399 $750, U2200 $750. Amateur: U2000 & unrated. Rds. 1-7 G/90 with 30 sec increment. $$ 800-400-200. B $$ 600-300-150, C 500-250-125, U1400 $500-250-125, U1200 $400, U1000 $300 Unrated $200. Both: TCA membership required. Other states accepted. EF: $89 if received by 5/19, else $99. $80 Junior (U19) if received by 5/19 else $90, Senior (over 65)/Handicapped/ additional family participant $53 if receive by 5/19 else $65. Add $5 for CC phone entries; pre-reg requires pre-payment. After 5/24 all registration and changes on site only; all changes including withdrawals, $10 after 5/24. 4 day: Reg. Friday 5/26, 6:15 pm-7:15. Rds. Fri: 7:45, Sat: 2:45 pm - 7:30, Sun: 11:00 am - 5:15 pm, Mon: 9:30 am - 2:15 pm. 3 day: Reg. Sat. 5/27, 9-9:30 am, Rd. 1 at 10 am then merge with 4 day. Foreign Unrated must play in Championship section. Registrations that do not indicate 4 or 3 day schedule will be put in the 3 day. HR: $99/99/99/99, 972-929-8181or 800-222-8733 reserve by 5/6 and ask for Chess rate. Note that tournament players and/or their families can purchase a hot breakfast for $12. Inquire at cash register in the atrium near the hotel front desk. Free Parking. Up to two 1/2 pt byes available if requested before end of rd. 2 and before receiving full point bye, but byes for both rounds 6 AND 7 not permitted.

K-12 Scholastic on Saturday, 5/27. 5-SS, Rds. G/30 d5, EF: $29 by 5/19, $45 after; Pre-reg. requires pre-payment. After 5/24 all registration and changes on site only; all changes $10 after 5/19. No refunds after 5/24, $10 handling fee for refunds before 5/24. Registration 8:15-8:45 am, Rd. 1 at 9:30 am, rest ASAP with small lunch break. Sections: K-12 Championship and K-12 U1000. Prizes: Trophies to top 12 individuals, top five teams in each section. K-12 U1000 also top three unrateds. Medals to those who do not win a trophy. Ent: Dallas Chess Club, C/O Barbara Swafford, 2709 Longhorn Trail, Crowley, TX 76036. Info: Barb Swafford, 214-632-9000, info@dallaschess.com www.dallaschess.com    NS. NC. W. FIDE.


 

Past TCA Events:

    2017 North/Central Texas State Scholastic Championships          Web Page

20th Annual Texas Grade Championships           Web Page

82th Annual Southwest Open    Web Page 

  71st Annual Texas State and Amateur Championships                     Web Page

  2016 Texas Masters     Web Page

  19th Annual Texas Grade and Collegiate Championships      Web Page

81th Annual Southwest Open    Web Page 

70th Annual Texas State and Amateur Championships            Web Page

2015 Texas State Scholastic Championships        Web Page

2015 Texas Masters        Web Page

 18th Annual Texas Grade and Collegiate Championships          Web Page

80th Annual Southwest Open  
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2014 Texas State and Amateur Championships               Web Page


2014 Texas Scholastic Chess Championships    Web Page

2014 Texas Masters        Web Page        

 

17th Annual Texas Collegiate Championships        Web Page

17th Annual Texas K-12 Grade Championships        Web Page

79th Annual Southwest Open             Web Page

2013 Texas State and Amateur Championships               Web Page

2013 Texas State Scholastic Championships     Web Page

2013 Texas Masters        Web Page

16th Annual Texas K-12 Grade Championships     Web Page

16th Annual Texas Collegiate Championships                Web Page

78th Annual Southwest Open      Web Page

  2012 Texas State and Amateur Championships             Web Page

2012 Texas State Scholastic Championships     Web Page
15th Annual Texas Collegiate Championships      Web Page
15th Annual Texas K-12 Grade Championships     Web Page

2011 Southwest Collegiate Championships  Web Page

2011 Texas State and Amateur Championship   Web Page

 2011 Texas State Scholastic Championships Web Page

2010 Texas State and Amateur Championship   Web Page

13th Annual Texas Grade & Collegiate Championships Web Page

 

75th Annual Southwest Open   Web Page

2009 Texas State and Amateur Championship   Web Page

2009 JG'S OLD-FASHIONED HAMBURGERS TEXAS MASTERS & Class www.swchess.com.  NS NC W

2009 Texas Team Championship. www.sanantoniochess.com

2008 Texas Women's Open Chess Championship

http://susanpolgar.blogspot.com/search/label/Texas%20Women%27s%20Open%20Championship

2008 Texas Girls Scholastic Chess Tournament Flyer

  2008 12th Annual Texas K-12 Grade & Collegiate Championships. Final Standings

  2008 74th Annual Southwest Open   Web Page

  2008 Texas State and Amateur Championship  Web Site

  2007 11th Annual Texas K-12 Grade & Collegiate Championships Final Standings

2007 TCA Texas Girls Scholastics Final Standings

  2007 73rd Southwest Open Final Standings

Texas State and Amateur Championship    Final Standings         Web Page

2007 Texas State Scholastic Championships

 2007 Texas Team Championship http://home.satx.rr.com/sachess/07txtmad.htm

  2006 72nd Southwest Open Final Standings

2006 Texas State and Amateur Championship. Final Standings and Web Page 

2006 Texas JG's Old-Fashioned Hamburgers Texas Masters & Class Championships Final Standings

2006 Texas Scholastic Championships Final Standings

2005 9th Annual Texas K-12 Grade & Collegiate Championships. Final Standings

2005 TCA Texas Girls Scholastics http://www.rgvtxchess.org/texasgirlsscholastics.htm

  2005 71st Southwest Open Final Standings

    Southwest Open Scholastic One Day Tournament Final Standings

  2005 Texas Team Championships Texas Team Championship, in San Antonio

  2005 Texas State and Amateur Championship Final Standings

  2005 Southwest Collegiate Championships and Texas Scholastic Championships Final Standings

  2004 Texas Grades K-12 & Collegiate Championship Final Standings

  2004 Texas Girls Scholastic Chess Championships               

  2004 Southwest Open

   2004 Texas State and Amateur Championship 

2004 Texas Action Championship Final Standings  

2004 Texas Scholastic Chess Championship Results