Adam Rippon Reveals Casual Wedding Plans With Finnish Fiancé Jussi-Pekka Kajaala



Ready to tie the knot! Adam Rippon made an appearance on the “Cup of Joe” podcast, hosted by Joe Drake, this week and spilled some details about his upcoming

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Drake got the conversation started after noticing some new bling on the newly engaged, former competitive figure skater’s hand.

“Yeah, I got engaged. I guess a few months ago,” confirmed, adding that having the new title of “fiancé” “feels exactly like not being engaged, only with jewelry.” 

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His ring, which came from Finland, has significant meaning to 31-year-old as his husband-to-be, Jussi-Pekka “JP” , is

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On the podcast, the Olympian shared how the two’s love story came about, having been together long distance for three years. The COVID-19 pandemic, and subsequent travel restrictions, brought on a whole new set of challenges for the couple, with Rippon based in Los Angeles and Kajaala in Finland. 

The Dancing With The Stars alum revealed that due to lockdowns, he went over a year without seeing his then-boyfriend.

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