Any player 3rd grade and younger can play in our K-3 sections without a full membership. The Junior Tournament Player (JTP) program allows younger players to compete in tournaments before purchasing a full membership. A USCF ID is necessary to play in official US Chess rated-events and tournaments.
REQUEST YOUR US CHESS ID TODAY TO ENJOY THE MANY BENEFITS OF TOURNAMENT CHESS, INCLUDING:
- Earning a rating in the Official National Rating System for over the board tournaments
- Getting rated in our new Online Quick and Blitz US Chess-rated tournaments
- The opportunity to convert your ID at any point to full membership (necessary to play in sections that include older players)