Name: Mamdouh Elssbiay

Nickname: Big Ramy

Division: Men’s Open

Birth date: 10/16/1984

Height: 5’10”

Competition Weight: 316 lbs

2016 EVLS Prague Pro2nd
2016 Kuwait Pro1st
2016 Arnold Classic Europe2nd
2016 Mr. Olympia4th
2015 EVLS Prague Pro2nd
2015 Arnold Classic Europe4th
2015 Mr. Olympia7th
2015 Arnold Classic Brazil1st
2014 Mr. Olympia7th
2014 New York Pro Championships1st
2013 Mr. Olympia8th
2013 New York Pro Championships1st
2012 Amateur Olympia1st
2012 Kuwait Golden Cup1st


Big Ramy is an Egyptian national currently living in Kuwait with an impressive IFBB record. He was working as a fisherman in Kuwait when he was discovered by promoter Bader Bodai and joined the Oxygen Gym. He trained with IFBB pro Dennis James and quickly advanced from an amateur to professional level with his bodybuilding.

He qualified to go pro in 2012 after winning the NPC Amateur Olympia. He made his pro debut at the 2013 IFBB New York Pro and won first. He also came in fourth in the 2016 Mr. Olympia.

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