The build up to this summer's Potters 'Arf gets underway today.
Residents are getting the chance to sign up for this year’s half marathon, which takes place on Sunday 9 June, at an event today (19 January).
Runners can be the first to book their places at Victoria Hall in Hanley between 9am and 1pm.
People who visit and sign up during that time will get a 20% discount on entries.
General race entries will then start online at 1pm.
2019 is the 14th year the race through the streets of Stoke-on-Trent will take place.
It will include a runners event (10.30am start), walkers event (9am start) and juniors run (10.50am start).
Over the years numbers have increased to almost 2,000 participants, with the event becoming a key date on the city's sporting calendar.
There is more information here: www.potters-arf.co.uk