95th Boston Marathon
VenueBoston, United States
DatesApril 20
Champions
MenIbrahim Hussein (2:11:06)
WomenWanda Panfil (2:24:18)
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The 1991 Boston Marathon was the 95th running of the annual marathon race in Boston, United States, which was held on April 20. The elite men's race was won by Kenya's Ibrahim Hussein in a time of 2:11:06 hours and the women's race was won by Poland's Wanda Panfil in 2:24:18.

A total of 7642 runners finished the race, 6291 men and 1351 women.

Results

Men

Position Athlete Nationality Time
1st place, gold medalist(s) Ibrahim Hussein  Kenya 2:11:06
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Abebe Mekonnen  Ethiopia 2:11:22
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Andy Ronan  Ireland 2:11:27
4 Alejandro Cruz  Mexico 2:12:11
5 Carlos Grisales  Colombia 2:12:33
6 Douglas Wakiihuri  Kenya 2:13:30
7 Tesfaye Tafa  Ethiopia 2:14:07
8 Atsushi Sakauchi  Japan 2:14:18
9 Lemi Chengere  Ethiopia 2:14:28
10 Andrzej Witczak  Poland 2:14:49
11 Jean-Michel Charbonnel  France 2:15:22
12 Paul Zimmerman  United States 2:15:32
13 Rolando Vera  Ecuador 2:15:46
14 Juan Pablo Juarez  Argentina 2:15:55
15 Ed Eyestone  United States 2:15:58
16 Ieuan Ellis  United Kingdom 2:16:20
17 Jouni Kortelainen  Finland 2:17:55
18 Geoffrey Smith  United Kingdom 2:18:00
19 Pekka Roto  Finland 2:18:04
20 Thomas Robert Naali  Tanzania 2:18:10
21 Kenneth Judson  United States 2:18:11
22 Manabu Kawagoe  Japan 2:18:22
23 Mark Amway  United States 2:18:26
24 Simon Robert Naali  Tanzania 2:19:19
25 Takuya Ota  Japan 2:19:46

Women

Position Athlete Nationality Time
1st place, gold medalist(s) Wanda Panfil  Poland 2:24:18
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Kim Jones  United States 2:26:40
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Uta Pippig  Germany 2:26:52
4 Joan Benoit  United States 2:26:54
5 Kamila Gradus  Poland 2:26:55
6 Ingrid Kristiansen  Norway 2:29:24
7 Conceição Ferreira  Portugal 2:30:18
8 Małgorzata Birbach  Poland 2:32:13
9 Odette Lapierre  Canada 2:32:55
10 Manuela Machado  Portugal 2:33:08
11 Regina Joyce  Ireland 2:35:35
12 Christine McNamara  United States 2:36:21
13 Graziella Striuli  Italy 2:37:01
14 Kirsi Rauta  Finland 2:37:35
15 Ritva Lemettinen  Finland 2:38:19
16 Gillian Horovitz  United Kingdom 2:40:46
17 Laurie Binder  United States 2:43:25
18 Judith Hine  New Zealand 2:44:25
19 Elizabeth Bullen  Ireland 2:44:31
20 Julie Moss  United States 2:47:19
21 Shirley Silsby  United States 2:47:25
22 Ana Maria Nielsen  Argentina 2:47:45
23 Christine Iwahashi  United States 2:47:49
24 Lisa Senatore  United States 2:48:18
25 Mitsuko Kon  Japan 2:49:16

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