85-Year-Old ‘Granny Six-Packs’: Oldest Female Competitive Bodybuilder In The World

At 85, Ernestine is the oldest female competitive bodybuilder in the world. “Ripley’s calls me ‘Granny Six-packs,’” she says, noting that “age is nothing but a number.” Ernestine advises others to find an exercise that they like and stick to it. “You just can’t imagine how great you can feel after you start moving around. I wouldn’t stop for anything in the world.” Ernestine says her inspiration comes from Sylvester Stallone. Watch the video above to hear more about her training schedule. Dr. Phil airs Mondays - Friday. Check your local listing to find out where to watch. TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Ask Dr. Phil!