Full name: Elisabeth Oestreich
Height: 5-6 (168 cm)
Weight: 115 lbs (52 kg)
Born: June 10, 1909 in Jena, ThÃ¼ringen, Germany
Died: May 21, 1994 in Jena, ThÃ¼ringen, Germany
Affiliations: 1. SV Jena, Jena (GER)
Elisabeth Oestreich was a contestant in the first Olympic 800 m race for women at the 1928 Amsterdam Games, the only race they had longer than 100 metres. The first Summer Olympian from Thuringia was eliminated in the heats. Oestreich only competed in one more international match and retired in 1933.
Personal Best\: 800 â 2:26.1 (1928).
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