In by Alex Bourne

The 1991 race was one of the hottest ones to date, with temperatures at start time ranging from the mid to high 80s. Invited runner John Koningh took first with a time of 31:16 while Sarah Gish won the women?s division with a time of 38:44. The News-Miner estimated that close to 3,700 participants took part in that year?s race, despite the high temperatures.