Full name: Frank Eisenberg
Height: 5-8 (173 cm)
Weight: 128 lbs (58 kg)
Born: December 7, 1943 in Somsdorf, Freital, Sachsen, Germany
Died: August 12, 2014 in Dresden, Sachsen, Germany
Affiliations: SC Leipzig, Leipzig (GER)
Country: East Germany
East German long-distance runner Frank Eisenberg became German Champion over 5,000 metres in 1972 and in the 4,000 metres cross-country in 1969, also finishing ninth at the 1971 European Championships in the 5K. In 1972 he was the first East German to go under 13:30 for the 5,000. He was educated as a turner. His twin brother Gert was also a successful long-distance runner.
Personal Best: 5000 â 13:29.0 (1972).
|1972 Summer||28||MÃ¼nchen||Athletics||Men's 5,000 metres||East Germany||GDR||9|
|1972 Summer||28||MÃ¼nchen||Athletics||East Germany||Final||9||13:40.84|
|1972 Summer||28||MÃ¼nchen||Athletics||East Germany||Round One||Heat Three||2||QU||13:38,4|