The Bachelorette
Season 1
Broadcast from: May 23, 2016 to September 5, 2016
Starring Jocelyn McLaughlin
Country of origin United States
No. of Episodes 15
Network ABC
Next Season 2017

The first season of The Bachelorette premiered May 23, 2016. This season featured 25 year-old Jocelyn McLaughlin, a software developer from Sacramento, CA. McLaughlin was the third place finisher on Darren McCann's season.

On September 5, 2016, Nick Blackburn, a 33 year-old Police Sergeant was named the winner of the season following a proposal to McLaughlin. As of today, they are still together.

Filming and developmentEdit

Casting and contestantsEdit

The cast includes former NFL Quarterback Tyler Wilson.


The season traveled to many places including Seattle, WA, Miami, FL, Ontario, Canada, San Paolo, Brazil.


The season began with 25 contestants.

Name Age Hometown Outcome Place
Nick Blackburn 33 Alpharetta, GA Winner 1
Justin Garner 31 Southfield, MI Runner-up 2
Tyler Wilson 28 Fort Smith, AR Week 14 3
Jax Williamson 30 Miami Springs, FL Week 13 4
Conner Woodward 27 Gardena, CA Week 12 5-6
Sam Barr 34 Atlanta, GA
Corbin Wallace 23 Memphis, TN Week 11 7
Dylan Day 25 Macomb, IL Week 10 8
Jamarion Burton 29 Kenner, LA Week 9 9
Brandt Ritter 23 Detroit, MI Week 8 10
Chad Edwards 32 Bardwell, KY Week 7 11
Kristian Krause 27 Griffin, GA 12
Callum Bailey 24 Ozona, TX Week 6 13-14
Jarrett Casey 27 Yazoo City, MS
Brock Miller 27 Stet, MO Week 5 15-16
Shawn Swanson 28 Laredo, TX
Kolten Burch 26 Penndel, PA Week 4 17-18
Sam Frey 35 Brentwood, TN
Brody Calhoun 31 Charleston, WV Week 3 19
Ben Nielson 24 Edinburg, TX 20
Ryan Powell 28 Rosewile, MN Week 2 21
Troy Franklin 33 Anaheim, CA 22
Elliott Dunn 22 St. Charles, MO Week 1 23-25
Joseph Bauer 26 Easley, SC
Max Durham 28 Jackson, MS

Future appearancesEdit

Conner Woodward was announced as the next star of The Bachelor on the After the Final Rose special.

Call-out orderEdit

Order Bachelors Episode / Week
101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
1 Sam B. Brock Dylan Jarrett Nick Kristian Jamarion Dylan Dylan Sam B. Tyler Nick Jax Nick Nick Nick
2 Tyler Jamarion Corbin Justin Shawn Conner Conner Sam B. Corbin Conner Justin Justin Tyler Tyler Justin Justin
3 Joseph Justin Brody Brandt Brandt Jarrett Tyler Conner Nick Jax Corbin Tyler Justin Justin Tyler
4 Dylan Jax Sam B. Sam B. Sam B. Tyler Corbin Jamarion Jamarion Corbin Sam B. Jax Nick Jax
5 Jax Chad Shawn Conner Corbin Nick Kristian Nick Justin Justin Conner Conner Conner
Sam B.
6 Callum Conner Jax Kolten Jamarion Corbin Nick Jax Jax Dylan Jax Sam B.
7 Max Corbin Chad Shawn Chad Justin Chad Justin Sam B. Tyler Nick Corbin
8 Sam F. Nick Sam F. Dylan Jarrett Jax Brandt Brandt Tyler Nick Dylan
9 Jamarion Troy Jarrett Brock Tyler Brandt Dylan Corbin Conner Jamarion
10 Nick Sam B. Justin Jax Conner Sam B. Justin Tyler Brandt
11 Kristian Kolten Kolten Nick Dylan Chad Sam B. Chad
12 Justin Brandt Callum Tyler Justin Dylan Jax Kristian
13 Corbin Dylan Nick Callum Callum Callum Callum
14 Ben Kristian Conner Chad Brock Jamarion
15 Brody Sam F. Brandt Sam F. Kristian Brock
16 Troy Shawn Brock Jamarion Jax
17 Kolten Tyler Ben Corbin Kolten
Sam F.
18 Shawn Ryan Kristian Kristian
19 Chad Callum Tyler Brody
20 Elliott Jarrett Jamarion Ben
21 Brandt Ben Ryan
22 Brock Brody Troy
23 Ryan Elliott
24 Conner
25 Jarrett
     The contestant received a first impression rose
     The contestant received a rose during the date
     The contestant was eliminated
     The contestant was eliminated during the date
     The contestant was eliminated outside the rose ceremony
     The contestant quit the competition
     The contestant won the competition