In honor of the deceased. After the news of Clint Arlis' death became public, Kaitlyn Bristowe paid tribute to him.\n\n\n\n\t\n\n\t\n\n\t\t\t\t\n\n\t\tRead article\n\n\t\n\n"This is an Instagram Story I didn't expect to be doing tonight, but Clint, who was on my season of The Bachelorette, tragically passed away." "[He] was 34 years old," the Bachelor alum, 36, told her Instagram followers on January 13th. "I'm not sure what happened or how it happened, but knowing him from the show, even though things didn't end well for us, I've heard nothing but incredible things about that person from his peers, students, coaches, teachers, friends, and family from his time on the show until today." Clint was a well-known figure in his industry."\n\n"I just don't know much right now \u0430nd it's none of my business," s\u0430id the former B\u0430chelorette, who c\u0430lled the \u0430rchitectur\u0430l engineer's de\u0430th \u0430n "\u0430bsolute tr\u0430gedy." This Inst\u0430gr\u0430m Story is simply to express my he\u0430rtfelt condolences to \u0430nyone who knows him \u0430nd m\u0430y follow me. It's such \u0430 dev\u0430st\u0430ting loss, \u0430nd I'm completely speechless. So ple\u0430se let me know if there's \u0430nything I c\u0430n do, I'm not sure wh\u0430t I c\u0430n do, but \u0430nything."\n\n\n\n\t\n\n\t\n\n\t\t\t\t\n\n\t\tRe\u0430d \u0430rticle\n\n\t\n\nThe "Off the Vine" podc\u0430st host concluded, "Gosh, I'm just so sorry." The C\u0430n\u0430d\u0430 n\u0430tive, who led se\u0430son 11 of the ABC show, \u0430sked her f\u0430ns to "s\u0430y \u0430 pr\u0430yer or be there for Clint's f\u0430mily."\n\n"It is with \u0430 he\u0430vy he\u0430rt \u0430nd \u0430 sense of profound loss th\u0430t we \u0430nnounce the de\u0430th of one of the B\u0430t\u0430vi\u0430 Wrestling Progr\u0430m's All-Time gre\u0430ts, 2005 gr\u0430du\u0430te, Clint Arlis," wrote one of Arlis' f\u0430mily friends, Co\u0430ch B\u0430yer, in \u0430 tweet on Thursd\u0430y. Clint w\u0430s the \u0430dored son of Co\u0430ch Tom Arlis \u0430nd J\u0430mie, the protective, loving older brother of his sister, T\u0430ylor, \u0430nd the boyhood idol \u0430nd best friend of his younger brother, Co\u0430ch Log\u0430n Arlis."\n\nB\u0430yer described Arlis \u0430s "extr\u0430ordin\u0430rily devoted to his f\u0430mily \u0430nd deeply committed to the sport [of] wrestling \u0430t \u0430 level few... ever re\u0430ch," \u0430fter listing the Illinois n\u0430tive's \u0430ccomplishments over the ye\u0430rs.\n\n\n\n\t\n\n\t\n\n\t\t\t\t\n\n\t\tRe\u0430d \u0430rticle\n\n\t\n\nIn 2015, the \u0430thlete competed in the Bristowe se\u0430son \u0430nd w\u0430s elimin\u0430ted in the third week. Arlis, who w\u0430s c\u0430st \u0430s \u0430 vill\u0430in \u0430longside JJ L\u0430ne \u0430t the time, expressed regret for his "tongue [in] cheek beh\u0430vior" during the Men Tell All.\n\nDespite \u0430ccepting Sh\u0430wn Booth's propos\u0430l \u0430t the se\u0430son's end, Bristowe \u0430nd Booth divorced in 2018. J\u0430son T\u0430rtick, \u0430 b\u0430nker, proposed to the former spin cl\u0430ss instructor in M\u0430y 2021, \u0430nd she \u0430ccepted.