Hours of operation
We are open every Monday from 3-6 p.m. for casual play and questions; every Tuesday from 4-6 p.m. for group classes, and 7-10 p.m. for tournaments; every Wednesday from 1:30-6 p.m. for group classes; and Every Thursday from 4-6 p.m. for group classes. On Fridays we have an instructor on site for private lessons from around 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. We normally hold events almost every Saturday but start times and duration vary, so check the event calendar.
Every first Saturday Blitz.
Monthly 9-round blitz tournament for those with a need for speed.
Time control: G/5+3 second increment.
Prizes: 1st place wins %70 of all entry fees.
Entry Fee: $10.
Ratings: USCF blitz rated.
Starts promptly at 6:30 p.m. on the first Saturday of each month.
Format: 5-Round Swiss. Every third Saturday except when it conflicts with Junior Joust and then its on the 3rd Sunday.
Time Control: G/25.
Registration: 10:30 a.m.
Rounds: Round 1 starts at 11:00 a.m. Lunch will begin as your second round finishes and last until 1:30 p.m. which is the start of round 3.
Entry Fee: $15.
Prizes: 1st Place overall will receive 50 percent of the entry fees. Under 1600 rated highest scoring player will receive a prize of 30 percent of the entry fees. Prize category based on USCF quick rating.
Ratings: USCF Quick rated event.
Grandmaster Larry Christiansen will give a lecture and simul at the TCC on Sept. 26, 2020, starting at 6 p.m. Cost is $25 per player. The number of seats will be limited to 12 players so register early. If you are interested, call the club at 469.835.4551 to reserve a seat.