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News from Nearby: Fanwood Resident Carries Flag at Rio Olympics

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Fanwood resident Ana Bogdanovski was the flag bearer for Macedonia at the opening ceremonies at the Rio Olympics
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Former FSPY and SPF High School swimmer Ana Bogdanovski flexes her muscles during a recent visit to the YMCA.
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Ana Bogdanovski and Michael Phelps
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FANWOOD/SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Former Scotch Plains-Fanwood YMCA (FSPY) swimmer Ana Bogdanovski had the honor of carrying in the Macedonian flag at the opening ceremonies of the Olympic games in Rio on Friday night.

Ana Bogdanovski, who also swam  for Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School, holds dual U.S. and Macedonian citizenship.

TAPintoSPF recently profiled the Olympic swimmer when she returned to her home pool. 

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