Dr. John Frank was honored this past Thursday at a dinner Chabad Loft held in the exclusive New York City venue “1-Oak.”
Dr. Frank played professional football for the San Francisco 49ers during the 1980’s. He earned 2 Superbowl titles before he retired to attend medical school and become an ENT surgeon.
In 2002 Frank co-founded the Israeli bob-sled team.
He was inducted into the National Jewish Sports Hall of Fame in 2006.
Today he is in touch with his spiritual side at the Chabad Loft in Lower Manhattan, directed by Shliach Rabbi Yakov Bankhalter.