Clintons tell Ginsburg they struggled to complete 'RBG workout'

Bill and Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonCountering the ongoing Republican delusion Republicans seem set to win the midterms — unless they defeat themselves Poll: Democracy is under attack, and more violence may be the future MORE told Justice Ruth Bader GinsburgRuth Bader GinsburgSupreme Court to hear landmark abortion case this week Roe redux: Is 'viability' still viable as a constitutional doctrine? Yankee Doodling the media: How 'Let's Go Brandon' became a rallying cry against news bias MORE that they struggled to complete the “RBG workout,” laid out in a book by her trainer Bryant Johnson.

The couple both said in a group interview at Georgetown University Wednesday that it was not easy to finish her exercise routine, The Washington Post reported. Hillary Clinton said she provided her husband with Johnson’s book.

“It was a problem” completing the workout, Bill ClintonWilliam (Bill) Jefferson ClintonMaxwell accuser testifies the British socialite was present when Epstein abuse occurred Epstein pilot testifies Maxwell was 'number two' in operation Federal judge changes his mind about stepping down, eliminating vacancy for Biden to fill MORE said. “It was a real struggle.”

The former secretary of State told Ginsburg she finished the routine, “but without cameras” to record how she did, according to the Post.

Bill Clinton nominated Ginsburg in 1993, during his first term as president, saying at the event that he knew within 10 minutes of her interview that he would nominate her, the Post reported.

The justice acknowledged there were concerns about nominating her because of her age. Ginsburg, now 86, has started her 27th year on the court. 

She told an audience at Berkeley Law last week that her recent cancer diagnosis does not stop her from completing her workout.