Full name: Gisela Ellenberger (-Klein)
Height: 5-4.5 (165 cm)
Weight: 123 lbs (56 kg)
Born: July 12, 1950 in Wuppertal, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Affiliations: Bayer Leverkusen, Leverkusen (GER)
Country: West Germany
Gisela Ellenberger, later married Klein, was eliminated in the semifinals of the 800 metres at the 1972 München Olympics. She came in fifth at the 1971 European Championships and won two medals at the European Indoors – silver in 1974, and bronze in 1976. In 1974 Ellenberger was West German champion, also winning indoors in 1972, 1974 and 1977, adding 12 relay titles over different distances. In 1971 she set a world record over 600 indoor. She studied as a gymnastics teacher.
Personal Best\: 800 – 2:00.88 (1975).
|1972 Summer||22||München||Athletics||Women's 800 metres||West Germany||FRG||7 h2 r2/3|
|1972 Summer||22||München||Athletics||West Germany||Semi-Finals||Heat Two||7||2:02.97||6|
|1972 Summer||22||München||Athletics||West Germany||Round One||Heat Three||4||QC||2:01.92||1|