Spoiler! Bachelorette 2012 Spoilers: Emily Maynard and Ryan Bowers' First Date (PHOTOS) 1 of 10 Prev Autoplay Next Tweet May 21, 2012 by Wetpaint Entertainment Staff Related: The Bachelorette, Emily Maynard , Season 8 Contestants , Gossip , Reality Steve , Bachelorette Spoilers , Relationships , Ryan Bowers full size Credit: Reality Steve Bachelorette Spoilers: Inside Emily Maynard and Ryan Bowers' First Date Emily Maynard took personal trainer (and former footballer) Ryan Bowers on an intimate date in The Bachelorette Season 8, Episode 2. It was Em's first one-on-one date! Need your daily dose of The Bachelorette? Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter. After all, you’d get our final rose.