Lastly! After having to postpone their nuptials twice, JoJo Fletcher and Jordan Rodgers are formally married.
Fletcher, 31, and Rodgers, 33, exchanged private vows at Sunstone Vineyard in Santa Ynez, California, on Saturday, Could 14, People reviews. Bachelor season 20 alum Becca Tilley served as a bridesmaid and Bachelor Nation buddies Raven Gates and Adam Gottschalk had been among the many attendees.
“It’s been such a very long time coming that, like, getting by way of the ceremony and strolling into the reception to get together and have enjoyable with our mates, we’re so excited,” Fletcher gushed to Us in regards to the marriage ceremony late final month. “We will let our hair down and simply be like, ‘We did it! You guys, like, we made it right here. We’re doing it.’”
The pair initially met throughout season 12 of The Bachelorette in 2016. After forming a connection, Fletcher and Rodgers left the ABC sequence engaged and have been candid about their journey to fortunately ever after.
In Could 2019, the Texas native opened up in regards to the tough patch that led to them engaged on their relationship extra. “We’re in one of the best place ever, let me let you know,” she completely advised Us Weekly on the time. “We’ve been very open about our first 12 months being robust — it wasn’t the simplest. We had undoubtedly some rocky, rocky moments, however these had been rising years. And so, we’re at one of the best stage we’ve ever been in our relationship. Life simply retains getting higher, you fall extra in love. That sounds tacky, but it surely’s true.”
Later that 12 months, Rodgers shocked Fletcher by proposing once more with a brand new engagement ring.
“I like @joelle_fletcher with all my coronary heart!! I all the time wished to re-propose, with no cameras, no producers, no drama…simply us,” he wrote by way of Instagram in August 2019, three years after he initially popped the query. “Our first engagement was so actual, and meant a lot to us each, however as we begin to truly plan our marriage ceremony for subsequent 12 months I wished to do it another time, OUR WAY! So I purchased a brand new ring, made a plan (that just about fell aside a number of instances), and obtained down on one knee another time.”
Although the fact TV couple had been planning to tie the knot in Could 2020, Fletcher and Rodgers needed to reschedule twice amid the continued coronavirus pandemic.
“We’re doing it it doesn’t matter what at this level,” the sports activities commentator advised Us in August 2021 about their third try at marriage ceremony planning. “I feel it’s only a private determination. Like [for] some folks, it was extra vital to them to say, ‘Pay attention, I simply need to get married. I don’t care about all this.’ And for Jordan and I, I really feel like time has all the time been in our favor and we’ve all the time form of simply taken issues on the tempo that we had been most comfy and, like, we’ve waited so lengthy.”
He added: “I need it to be every thing that we each dreamt up and we wished all of the folks there. So it’s a private determination, however I’d say if anybody else is ready, simply know that it’s going to be price it. That day isn’t any much less particular simply since you’ve needed to transfer it. If something, it’s extra particular. When life occurs, we simply roll with the punches.”