The 28-year-old Eitberger will become a mother in February, according to the German Basketball Federation.
"I want to participate in the 2022 Olympics," says Eitberger, who will return to the track in the pre-Olympic season. She also plans to attend the 2023 World Cup in Oberhof.
Eitberger finished second in the World Cup twice but was fourth in Germany last season. She scored six World Cup victories.
Eitberger was the vice-champion of last year's Olympic Games. She has two World Championships in the sprint competition.
After last season, Tatiana Hifner made a point of her career so that Natalia Geisenberger and Julia Taubica will compete in the new German riders of mad.