March 17, 2007

TCA Membership Information

Major Texas tournaments (State Championship, Scholastic Championship, Action Championship, Southwest Open, Texas Open, etc) are TCA sanctioned events requiring TCA membership, with few exceptions. See the bylaws for a complete list.
TCA members receive Texas Knights magazine, widely considered one of the best chess magazines in the nation. In 1998 Texas Knights won the USCF's Fred Cramer award for the best state chess magazine.

Individual & Family Membership Fees:

TypeOne YearLifetimeNote
Regular$10.00$200.00
Family$15.00

Junior$7.50$200.0018 and under
Student$7.50$200.00With ID
Patron$25.00$500.001st Class Mailing
Family Patron$30.00
1st Class Mailing
Foreign$12.50
Canada & Mexico
Foreign$17.50
except Canada & Mexico
Special$5.00
without Texas Knights
Special (Blind)$2.00
No magazine.
Junior Tournament$1.00
Valid for entry into TCA tournament. Junior only.
No magazine.


Please include your name, address, city, state and zip code (zip + 4 helpful) with your payment. An email address is optional, but strongly encouraged (and required for access to the online discussion forums). Mail your payment to:

TCA Treasurer
2709 Longhorn Trail
Crowley, TX 76036-4719