Clayton Echard and Susie Evans’ Relationship Timeline Explored as Singles Couple Split
Single couple Clayton Echard and Susie Evans are headed to Splitsville. The reality stars declared their separation in a joint Instagram post on September 23. Clayton Echard is single again after the former Bachelor star declared his split from Susie Evans. The decision to end their romance comes after Clayton Echard and Susie Evans reported they would be pursuing a long-distance relationship after living together, respectively, for less than a year.
The former couple reportedly broke up just six months after revealing they were dating during The Bachelor’s season 26 finale. It was a determined move. Fans were divided after Clayton Echard and Susie Evans recently reported their split. Many fans took to Twitter to offer their views on the couple and their relationship. One user wrote that Clayton and Susie will end it when the current season closes. Math is indeed math #BachelorNation. Another user tweeted, NOBODY IS SURPRISED THAT CLAYTON’S ENGAGEMENT DEAL WITH SUSIE IS UP #TheBachelor.
NOBODY IS SURPRISED THAT CLAYTON’S OBLIGATION CONTRACT WITH SUSIE ENDS #The Bachelor
— RW (@sunnylagirl) September 24, 2022
Clayton Echard and Susie Evans have split
Former Bachelor Star Clayton Echard has reportedly called it quits on his Season 26 winner Susie Evans. Susie Evans, 29, and Clayton Echard, also 29, declared their separation with a joint statement on Instagram on Friday. With unimaginably heavy hearts we wanted to share that we have chosen to go in a different direction, they captioned an image of the former couple laughing together. For anyone who has ever loved realizes that this was an excruciating decision and not one that was made lightly.
Susie Evans and Clayton Echard didn’t go into detail about what caused the split, but noted that social media is just a “highlight reel” and that they’d been through a lot of pain the year before. We realize that no strong relationship comes without its struggles, however we have come to understand that we were not prepared for the outside forces that altered our ability to heal as individuals and as a couple that they added. We are both focused on proceeding to work on ourselves, so that we can be the best version of ourselves.
Timeline of Clayton and Susie Evans’ relationship
Singles couple Clayton Echard and Susie Evans got off to a rocky start during the reality TV show. Susie Evans left the show after Clayton admitted to being in love and intimate with two different finalists on the show: Gabby Windey and Rachel Recchia. The revelation shocked the women, but Susie was devastated because she loved Clayton. The former footballer then, at the time, sent Susie home on the March 8, 2022, episode of The Bachelor during her date in the fantasy suite, saying that she would rather not fight for her love. At the time, Susie Evans said: Knowing that there is a commitment in a real sense in seven days, and there are things that I can’t think twice about. On the off chance that I’m sharing your love with someone else, I don’t think I’d be open to [saying yes].
In his defense, Clayton said that he was having feelings of love with [them] so I slept with this individual since I needed to perceive what the psychic connection is like. Assuming he was in love with someone, he would just explore that. Clayton, however, had lingering feelings for Susie Evans even after she left the show. He later attempted to reconcile their relationship after Bachelor ended. Clayton didn’t think it planned to work out, particularly after the way he ended their relationship.
The After the Final Rose was special. Days after confirming their relationship on the show, the former couple moved in together next door in Virginia Ocean, Virginia. They posted photos of loved ones on their separate Instagram accounts, giving fans a brief glimpse into their affection. Nonetheless, giving fans a glimpse of their love. However, after a couple of months, the couple opted to try a long-distance relationship to pursue their dreams. Clayton and Susie have gone in different directions as ‘outside forces’ took a toll on their relationship. The former couple is currently focused on working on themselves.