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Kafr El Sheikh’s Largest Square to Be Named After 'Big Ramy'

After his latest triumph in the Mr Olympia competition, Mamdouh ‘Big Ramy’ Elssbiay is being celebrated in his hometown Kafr El Sheikh.

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After winning the coveted Mr Olympia title For the second year in a row, Mamdouh ‘Big Ramy’ Elssbiay is set to receive the highest of honours, with the Governor of his hometown, Kafr El Sheik, announcing that the city’s largest square will be named after him .

Big Ramy has been highlighted as an example for Egypt’s youth, his persistence and determination leading him to global fame in bodybuilding. Born in Kafr El Sheikh in 1984, he started his professional career in 2010, before going on to win a number of international bodybuilding competitions before reaching the zenith of his career, being crowned Mr. Olympia - first in 2020, then again this year.