BEN Foden shocked fans when he wed Jackie Belanoff-smith after a VERY short romance.
But just who is his new wife and how did they meet? We have all you need to know.
Who is Ben Foden’s wife Jackie Belanoff-Smith?
Jackie runs her own company called The Goddess Line.
According to their website, the retailer sells cruelty-free fragrances, oils, soaps, lip balms, and yoga products which are all handmade in small batches in New York City – where Jackie and Ben now live.
The ethical company was set up in 2001 and 10% of profits go to charity.
Jackie has also done some acting and starred as an extra in 2013 movie And After All
and At Home with Mystic, released in 2015.
When did Ben Foden marry Jackie Belanoff-Smith?
Ben married New Yorker Jackie Belanoff Smith on board a luxury yacht in Nantucket, Massachusetts on August 4, 2019 – after just TWO weeks of knowing each other.
In a relaxed ceremony in front of pals, Jackie wore a yellow dress while Ben dressed casually in a dark blue shirt with sunglasses and a pair of white chinos.
Taking to Instagram to share the wedding photos, Ben attempted to explain his whirlwind romance.
He said: “I met a girl who seriously swept me off my feet and in a time of hardship showed me love, a deep devoted love.
How did Ben Foden meet Jackie Belanoff-Smith?
Ben and Jackie met in July 2019.
They met through a mutual friend.
The rugby star thanked their pal for introducing them in the same post he revealed theyd married.