NAME: Rachel DeHaan
NAME: Mark Carlson
How old are you? Your fiancée? Both 27
What do you do for a living? Your fiancée? Business Manager for physician practice. He is a project manager with Carlson Companies.
How did the two of you meet? We met in 7th grade. He was my first kiss. We parted and after college randomly saw each other and the rest is history :)
How long have you been dating? 3 yrs.
When and how were you engaged? We were engaged in March 2008. Mark proposed on the beach at the Atlantis in Paradise Island Bahamas
Do you have a wedding date set? If so, what is the date? Aug 1, 2009
Why do you think it would be fun to get married on the ice? It is something very unique and the whole theme of my wedding has been doing something out of the ordinary. This would make the dream come true in so many ways!
Why should you win this contest? Mark and I are both Icehog fans. His family has season tickets. We are both adventurous people who would have so much fun having our wedding on the ice. Mark has played hockey since he was young and this would be such an exciting thing for him.
Describe each other's personality. Rachel: I'm organized, smart, determined, upbeat, optimistic, loves to be with my friends Mark: He is very social, daring, fun, loving, trustworthy and loyal
What are your hobbies? And your fiancée's? Rachel: Running, working out, art projects, learning new things, reading, traveling, cooking Mark: any sport esp hockey and soccer, reading, traveling, cooking
What is the most outrageous thing you and your fiancée have done? Mark has bungee jumped and done all sorts of things in Europe. We both scuba dive and got our advanced licenses a couple years ago. We got certified in Pearl Lake!!
What is the most outrageous thing you would do to win this wedding? No reservations here~!
Tell us something unusual about you as a couple. Like I mentioned before we first met in 7th grade. We parted ways and somehow ended up together. God knew it was meant to be!
Which of these most closely describes you? I'm the referee; I call all the shots and there is nothing you can do about it!
Which of these most closely describes your significant other? I'm the goalie; I don't let anyone or anything get close to what's important to me.
Imagine yourself at a wedding reception. Which one is you? I'm the Mother of the Bride; I can't stop crying!
Imagine yourself at a wedding reception. Which one is your significant other? I'm Uncle Joe; I only come for the free drinks, and I capitalize on it!