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Are you pictured in this gallery from Felixstowe’s ‘all primary’ sports day in 1993?

PUBLISHED: 07:00 26 January 2018 | UPDATED: 12:16 26 January 2018

Keeping warm on a wet July day

Keeping warm on a wet July day

Whether you loved it or hated it as a child, there was no getting out of sports day, but did you take part at this event in Felixstowe in 1993?

It was a close contest in the skipping raceIt was a close contest in the skipping race

An annual fixture in the school calendar, sports day would see all pupils taking part in a range of track and field events, competing against their peers.

Friends cheered on their peers from the sidelinesFriends cheered on their peers from the sidelines

Some years it would be a chance to enjoy some time out of the classroom in the sunshine while you watched your friends compete, but for these schools in Felixstowe in 1993 the pupils were not so lucky.

Were you one of the young athletes taking part in this event?Were you one of the young athletes taking part in this event?

It was a wet and rainy day in July but that didn’t deter the children from competing against each other.

Pupils from a number of primary schools from across Felixstowe went head to head in the eventsPupils from a number of primary schools from across Felixstowe went head to head in the events

While many schools will host their own sports days, this event brought together pupils from the town’s primaries, who went head to head in the games - all wanting to be crowned winners.

The races were fraught with fierce competitionThe races were fraught with fierce competition

Do you recognise yourself or someone you know in this gallery?

Concentration was paramount in this eventConcentration was paramount in this event

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