Texas State/ChessKid Online Scholastic Chess Championships

Saturday, November 14, 2020 - Sunday, November 15, 2020

Hosted by Texas Chess Association

  • https://www.chesskid.com/
  • , Texas
7 round, rated quick-chess event in 10 sections

Basics

7 Round Swiss System, Game 15 5-Second Increment
This is a US CHESS ONLINE RATED EVENT!
Open only to students from Pre-K to 12th grade who reside and attend school in Texas, including homeschoolers!
Full details are available at https://www.kingregistration.com/event/tcaonlinestate2020.

Sections

Grades Pre-K to 5th play only at 10AM Central (9AM Mountain) on Saturday, November 14th, in the following sections:
K-1 Championship
K-1 Under 500
2-3 Championship
2-3 Under 750
4-5 Championship
4-5 Under 950

Grades 6th to 12th play only at 10AM Central (9AM Mountain) on Sunday, November 15th, in the following sections:
6-8 Championship
6-8 Under 1100
9-12 Championship
9-12 Under 1250

Entry fee

$35 by midnight (Central), November 2
$50 by midnight (Central), November 10
No entries accepted after midnight November 10

Bonus event

There will be a “warm-up” G/5, free event on November 7, 2020. This event is only open to those registered prior to 11/2 and is highly encouraged so that kids and families can practice using the ChessKid.com "Fast Chess" server, learn how to register for the event, test their internet and browser, and other areas of troubleshooting.

Prizes

The top 10 finishers in each section, after tiebreaks, will receive a custom plaque via mail.

REGISTRATION

Registration and more details are available at https://www.kingregistration.com/event/tcaonlinestate2020.

Contact info

For TCA queries, please call or email flguadalupe@aol.com, (713) 530-7820 or renategarcia1@gmail.com, (915) 256-7783. For ChessKid queries, please contact enterprisesupport@chesskid.com.

Check out the official event Facebook page!