Mamdouh Elssbiay

Mamdouh Mohammed Hassan Elssbiay (Egyptian Arabic: ممدوح السبيعي‎; born 16 September 1984) is an Egyptian IFBB professional bodybuilder[1] who is a resident of Dubai. Elssbiay is often referred to by his nickname Big Ramy.

Rami Mamdouh Elssbiay
Bodybuilder
Personal info
NicknameBig Ramy
Born (1984-09-16) September 16, 1984 (age 36)
Baltim, Kafr El Sheikh, Egypt
Height5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
WeightContest: 310 lb (140 kg)
Professional career
Pro-debut
  • 2013 New York Pro
Best win
  • 2nd at 2017 Mr Olympia; 1st at 2017 Arnold Classic Europe
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BackgroundEdit

Elssbiay was born and raised in Baltim, Kafr El Sheikh, Egypt, where he completed his education in his hometown. Later on, he moved to Kuwait, in which he started his professional career. He is married and has three daughters.

Bodybuilding careerEdit

Elssbiay won his pro card by winning the overall title at the 2012 Amateur Olympia in Kuwait City , just three years after he started training.[2] In 2010, Elssbiay joined Oxygen Gym in Kuwait. By 2011, he weighed 200 lbs; when he stepped on the 2012 Amateur Olympia stage, he weighed in at 286 lbs and was declared the champion. In 2013, Elssbiay made his IFBB Pro debut at the New York Pro, where he won.

Major competition resultsEdit

  • 2012 Kuwait Golden Cup – 1st
  • 2012 Amateur Olympia – 1st
  • 2013 New York Pro Championship – 1st
  • 2013 Mr. Olympia – 8th
  • 2014 New York Pro Championship – 1st
  • 2014 Mr. Olympia – 7th
  • 2015 Arnold Classic Brazil – 1st[3]
  • 2015 Mr. Olympia – 5th[4]
  • 2015 Arnold Classic Europe - 4th
  • 2015 EVLS Prague Pro – 2nd
  • 2016 Mr. Olympia – 4th [5]
  • 2016 Arnold Classic Europe – 2nd [6]
  • 2016 IFBB Kuwait Pro – 1st
  • 2016 EVLS Prague Pro – 2nd [7]
  • 2017 Mr. Olympia - 2nd [8]
  • 2017 Arnold Classic Europe - 1st
  • 2018 Mr. Olympia - 6th
  • 2020 Arnold Classic - 3rd

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Embassy of Egypt USA (EgyptEmbassyUSA). "Congrats to #Egyptian bodybuilder 'Big Ramy' for winning Arnold Classic #Brazil! …". Tweet, 5 June 2015, 1:26 pm. Retrieved 21 June 2016.
  2. ^ "Mamdouh Elssbiay profile". bodybuilding.com. Retrieved 21 July 2015.
  3. ^ "Big Ramy Wins in Brasil".
  4. ^ "2015 Olympia Scorecards". ifbbpro.com. Retrieved 15 October 2015.
  5. ^ "2016 Olympia Finals Report".
  6. ^ "2016 Arnold Classic Europe Scorecards".
  7. ^ "Results of Pro Men's Open".
  8. ^ "Mr. Olympia 2017 Winner: Video, Results and Prize Money for Phil Heath".

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