Sport: Moonlight Mischief

The icy bob run at Garmisch-Partenkirchen had been touched up with snow to slow the sleds down to almost sane speeds. But World Champion Bobsledder Eugenio Monti, 30, was in no mood for safety. Only the fact that he had drawn a late starting number for the two-man trials helped him hold on to his hair-trigger temper. Earlier sleds swept the run clean, and Eugenio and his brakeman Renzo Alvera slicked down the one-mile groove in the record-breaking time of 1:14.28.

His two-man title safe for another season, Eugenio was still not satisfied. Last week more snow was shoveled onto the bob...

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