Bachelorettes Rachel Recchia, Gabby Windey Night 1 Toast: 1st Look

Let’s go girls! Rachel Recchia Gabby WindeySeason 19 of the series will bring viewers an extra dose of romance The Bachelorette — starting with a behind-the-scenes look at night one.

“Double the fun. Double the trouble,” ABC teases in Us Weekly’sExclusive Sneak Peak at the upcoming season. “Double the love. Double the Bachelorettes.”

Rachel, 26, was joined by Gabby, 31. BacheloretteThe video shows the history. “To love!” they say unison in the clip as they hold up two empty champagne glasses.


Gabby Windey and Rachel Racchia
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The women are greeted by an overwhelming response by their suitors, who yell back, “To love!” The men come in for a group cheers and clink their glasses with the leads, teasing a celebratory start to the season.

The preview also shows Rachel (a pilot) and Gabby (an ICU nurse), in coordinating red dresses as the pair begin their love journey and pose for promo photos before filming begins.

“I’m Rachel and I’m Gabby,” the ladies say as they walk side by side toward the camera in an empty studio. “And we’re your new Bachelorettes!”

In between shots of the ABC personalities pretending to ride in a red convertible — which they used as the season’s poster snap — fans revisit moments from the girls’ After the Final RoseInterviews from last year

Gabby and Rachel are both smiling as they sit side-by during the ATFRTaping, which aired March. The women are seen in Los Angeles exiting Warner Bros. Lot to cheering fans shortly after they were announced as the co-leads on season 19.

Bachelor Nation met Rachel & Gabby in season 26 of The BachelorAs they competed to win Clayton Echard’s heart. Bachelor, 29, ended up giving up on his relationship with Susie EvansAnother chance after a controversial final, Rachel and Gabby stood tall and won the title of co-leads The Bachelorette.

“I am so happy for her. I truly am!” Rachel said during the AFTRAfter being announced as one of two Bachelorettes, she was a special March surprise. “It’s crazy. This is insane and I’m excited to do this journey with you. We did it once together. We’ve been through the most crazy experience together.”

Gabby chimed in: “I’m a girl’s girl through and through, so having a friend by my side is the best thing I could ask for.”

ABC released the first photo of the show a month later. The snap shows Rachel in a cream-colored dress with a slit on her side, as she stood alongside Gabby on night 1 at Bachelor Mansion. For her part, the Colorado native opted for a black, sparkly, V-neck dress.

Earlier this month, the network announced the contestants vying for the women’s attention this season. The group also includes twin brothers, aged 24 and 24. Joey Justin Y.From Connecticut.

Season 19 The BachelorettePremieres on ABC Monday July 11th, at 8 p.m. ET.

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