Earlier than Bodybuilding, ‘Massive Ramy’ Considered a Boxing Profession

In December of 2020, the bodybuilding world was shocked when Mamdouh “Massive Ramy” Elssbiay upset reigning Mr. Olympia Brandon Curry and seven-time champion Phil Heath to turn into the 16th man to carry bodybuilding’s largest title. Wouldn’t or not it’s nice to seek out out extra concerning the primary bodybuilder on the planet?

Ramy’s coach, Dennis James, thought so, and that’s the reason he had Mr. Olympia as the primary visitor on his new podcast. “The Menace Podcast” will premiere on April 4th at 6 pm EST/three pm PST on the Muscle & Fitness YouTube channel. It would additionally quickly be obtainable to hearken to on Spotify. As part of the in-depth dialogue between champion and coach, Elssbiay spoke concerning the sport he needed to play earlier than starting his bodybuilding profession.

“From the start as a result of I watched Muhammad Ali, I needed to be a boxer. I needed to be boxer.”

Think about Elssbiay within the ring with the likes of Tyson Fury or Anthony Joshua. Might he have gained the world title in that sport as properly?

Among the many different matters that James and Elssbiay focus on are the sensation of returning to Egypt as Mr. Olympia and receiving the hero’s welcome he obtained as soon as his flight landed. James additionally asks Elssbiay who he feels may very well be the largest risk to his title now that he will probably be making ready to compete because the champion as an alternative of the challenger.

Elssbiay hasn’t achieved many interviews since profitable the title. So that you don’t wish to miss this at-length dialog between James and the Sandow winner. Subscribe to the Muscle & Fitness YouTube channel now so that you don’t miss the premiere of “The Menace” podcast when it drops this Sunday.