Former Bachelorette Gabby Windey Reveals She’s Dating a Woman
Previous Single woman star Gabby Windey found love once more. On Tuesday, Windey, who co-hosted the ABC dating show with Rachel Recchia last year, gave an update on her personal life on The View.
Windey, 32, stated, “I always just want to live my truth and my story.” Thus I have been seeing somebody two or three months, and I’ve been keeping it somewhat more hidden in light of the fact that it resembles a greater story and a greater discussion, since I’m dating a young lady!”
Co-have Bright Hostin said she “didn’t see that bend coming.”
Windey stated, “I don’t think anyone did.” Not me either.”
Windey likewise posted a merry go round of photographs with her sweetheart, entertainer and television essayist Robby Hoffman, on Instagram Tuesday. ” I told you I was a girl! she subtitled the post.
On her Instagram Story, Windey posted an injection of her kissing Hoffman, which Hoffman later reposted, stating, “Folks some news… I’m gay.” The nurse got engaged to Erich Schwer at the end of her season on The Bachelorette, but they broke up by November.
“I think life is very occupied for the two of us the present moment,” Windey, who’d been contending on Hitting the dance floor with the Stars at that point, told Fox News. ” So, I understand their concern, but we’re just kind of, you know, moving forward with our individual interests and supporting one another from afar.”
On The View Tuesday, Windey said Schwer, 30, “doesn’t have any idea” about her new relationship.
In the wake of coming in runner up on DWTS, Windey had been spotted out on the town with master Alan Bersten.
“They’re both single. He needs to track down affection thus does she,” a source told Individuals at that point. ” He proposed to her. This is their most memorable date. They haven’t been out by any stretch of the imagination. He was so eager to take Gabby out. They became truly close while Gabby was on DWTS and they stayed close. Both of them hope that something grows out of this.” Windey had likewise hit up a tease with individual DWTS contender Vinny Guadagnino.
“It was like sort of a thing and afterward, presently I … I don’t have the foggiest idea,” Windey, 32, said on Kaitlyn Bristowe’s Off the Plant webcast in Spring. ” We are still conversing. We came on visit for like, a week and we had a great time together. Furthermore, he is only an old buddy. You know, he understands? Like, reality television was his life. He’s truly savvy. He is hilarious. He’s hot.”
Windey said she and the Jersey Shore star, 35, “were meddling and sending voice notices” at that point, yet that him living in New York and her being in California kept them separated.
Windey stated, “I’m always trying to get him out.” “Never say never,” I’m thinking.
Preceding searching for affection on her own time of The Single woman, Windey went after Clayton Echard’s heart on The Lone wolf. Anthony Allen Ramos, GLAAD’s Vice President of Communications & Talent, addressed the news in a statement obtained by PEOPLE following her announcement on Wednesday.
“Gabby Windey’s decision to continue sharing her private life with the public as a queer woman is a key reminder to people, including the many millions of people who watch the franchise, that there are no rules for coming out and that everyone’s journey is different. She is one of today’s most visible reality stars from “The Bachelor” and “The Bachelorette.” Ramos stated, “This should also serve as a significant reminder to the industry that LGBTQ people have a place in mainstream dating and relationship shows and must be included.”