Fletcher, 31, and Rodgers, 33, exchanged private vows at Sunstone Vineyard in Santa Ynez, California, on Saturday, Might 14, Individuals studies. 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 means of the ceremony and strolling into the reception to celebration and have enjoyable with our associates, we’re so excited,” Fletcher gushed to Us concerning the wedding ceremony late final month. “We are able to 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 collection engaged and have been candid about their journey to fortunately ever after.
In Might 2019, the Texas native opened up concerning the tough patch that led to them engaged on their relationship extra. “We’re in the very best place ever, let me let you know,” she solely instructed Us Weekly on the time. “We’ve been very open about our first yr being powerful — it wasn’t the best. We had positively some rocky, rocky moments, however these had been rising years. And so, we’re at the very best stage we’ve ever been in our relationship. Life simply retains getting higher, you fall extra in love. That sounds tacky, however it’s true.”
Later that yr, 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 really plan our wedding ceremony for subsequent yr I wished to do it yet again, OUR WAY! So I purchased a brand new ring, made a plan (that nearly fell aside a number of instances), and obtained down on one knee yet again.”
Despite the fact that the fact TV couple had been planning to tie the knot in Might 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 instructed Us in August 2021 about their third try at wedding ceremony planning. “I believe it’s only a private choice. Like [for] some individuals, it was extra vital to them to say, ‘Hear, I simply wish 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 sort 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 part that we each dreamt up and we wished all of the individuals there. So it’s a private choice, however I’d say if anybody else is ready, simply know that it’s going to be value 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.”