Chesterfield School Sport Partnership’s 2016 Early Rider Festival, during which almost 700 infants from across the town took part in 12 cycling-themed activities.

See who you know amongst these Chesterfield schoolchildren playing sport - including kids from Spire Junior School, St Mary's, Tupton Hall and Hasland Hall School

Playing sport at school can often lay the foundations for a long leisure sporting career in adult life.

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For some PE lessons were hated, but for many it was a welcome break from the classroom and a great chance to have fun.

It was certainly the latter for children in our latest gallery of sporting days at schools around town.

And if you like this gallery, then check out these grassroots sporting pictures from around Chesterfield, here or these Chesterfield Half Marathon picture from the adults here or the children fun runners here.

If you have any retro pictures for us, email [email protected]

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