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JoJo Fletcher and Jordan Rodgers finally said ‘I do’ and got married almost six years after they met on ABC’s reality dating showThe bachelorette. “
The couple exchanged vows during an intimate ceremony with their closest friends and family at the Sunstone Winery in Santa Ynez, California, Saturday after their marriage was twice postponed due to… Corona Virus pandemic.
It sounds corny, but I’m really getting married to my best friend,” said the 31-year-old real estate developer. People Her husband’s sports broadcaster magazine.
“Everything that has happened in our relationship has made us stronger. And we feel very lucky.”
Fletcher walked down the aisle in an off-the-shoulder Ines Di Santo gown with a matching bodice that draped down an ethereal white tulle train.
“It feels so good,” she said. “It took a while to get here, but it was so worth it. We’re finally married. I can’t wait to start this next chapter of our lives together.”
Among the guests at the black-tie party were “The Bachelor” graduates Becca Tilly, who served as a bridesmaid. Raven Gates and Adam Gottschalk.
The tough couple teamed up with Gianna San Filippo and Leila Lewis of BeInspired PR to plan an elegant al fresco Italian dinner of pasta, steak and fish for their guests before continuing the festivities at the vineyard just 35 minutes north of Santa Barbara.
“We wanted our wedding atmosphere to be traditional in a sense but also fun, fun and unique,” Fletcher said. “We’ve been planning for a long time, so we wanted it to be just right!”
It’s unclear if Jordan’s brother, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, was present. The brothers had a file broken relationship for years.
Rodgers and Fletcher have a long history. He first proposed in 2016 during season 12 of the popular show, when she gave Jordan her last card in place of runner-up Robbie Hayes.
He later suggested getting off the camera again in 2019, and they started planning the wedding, only to COVID-19 A pandemic to force them to undo what was supposed to be one of the most exciting times of their lives.
“We had an appointment in 2020, then we had an appointment in 2021,” Rodgers said of having to reschedule their big day twice.
“We kept thinking the world would go back to normal, but it didn’t.”
Fletcher said they briefly considered running away but “realized that time was already on our side, and we decided to get away with it, so today could be exactly what we wanted.”
Despite unnatural obstacles in an already chaotic time, Fletcher and Rodgers are excited to settle into newlywed bliss.
“Jordan is everything I’ve always looked for in a man,” she said. “I am fully prepared to begin this next chapter of our lives.”
Fletcher and Rodgers are fifth.”BacheloretteA couple will marry the franchise, following Trista, Ryan Sutter, Desiree Hartsock, Chris Siegfried, Rachel Lindsay and Brian Abasolo.
Season 7 “The Bachelor” Ashley Heibert and winner JB Rosenbaum were married in 2012, and they have two children together, but announced their separation in 2020 with the divorce ending in October 2021.
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