Austin Tinsley is one of the 29 men in Katie Thurston’s Bachelorette. He is a gym freak with a great smile. 

Austin is out here, competing against 29 other men to win Thurston’s heart

Here’s more on Tinsley.

Austin Tinsley Age, Birthday

The handsome hunk Austin Tinsley was born on October 8, 1995, in Foothill Ranch, California. 

As of today, Austin is 25 years old.

Austin was born to Paul Tinsley and Cathy Tinsley. Both his parents are in their 50s.

Austin Tinsley with sister Samantha Austin.
Austin Tinsley with sister Samantha Austin. (

Tinsley also has a sister named Samantha Tinsley.

Austin’s Sister Samantha Tinsley

Samantha Tinsley is a 5 feet 9 inches tall athlete.

She played volleyball and studied at Saint Mary’s College of California.

After graduation, Samantha began working in the field of digital marketing.

In 2020, she married Stephen Holt, a Saint Mary’s Alum. 

Samantha Tinsley and husband Stephen Holt.
Samantha Tinsley and her husband Stephen Holt. (

Holt currently plays basketball professionally for CSM U Oradea of the Liga Națională in Romania.

The couple married on August 16, 2020, in Chicago, Illinois. 

After marriage, Samantha took her husband’s last name. Today, she introduces herself as Samantha Holt.

Austin Tinsley Education

Born in California, Tinsley spent most of his childhood days in the city.

He enrolled at Santa Margarita Catholic High and graduated from school in 2014. 

While at high school, Tinsley participated in track & field as well as playing lacrosse.

He also ran 300-hurdles in 37.25, which was the third-fastest clocking in California.

Finishing that fast put him among the top 25 lists national list.

He then joined Sacramento State University and later graduated in 2018.

While at Sacramento State University, Austin participated in track & field sports.

Austin Tinsley in 2018 in track.
Austin Tinsley in 2018 in track. (

He ran hurdles, and his best 60-hurdles time was 7.30.

Austin Tinsley Career, Job

As a Sacramento State University graduate, Austin began working in the world of finances. 

During his university days, Austin became an NCAA Division 1 student-athlete.

However, after graduation, Tinsley began working as an Acquisition Manager at Trusted Investors.

Moreover, Tinsley also remains active in real estate as well.

Tinsley currently lives in Mission Viejo, California.

Tinsley’s Hobby

Although Tinsley does not compete in track and field/hurdles these days, he remains engaged in physical activities.

Austin Tinsley physique.
Austin Tinsley physique. (

He is a huge gym person, spending hours, sculpting his body every single day.

Apart from working out, Tinsley also loves to eat.

Some of his favourite food to order while eating out are pork chops and steak.

Austin Tinsley In Katie Thurston’s Bachelorette

Tinsley will appear in Bachelorette Season 17, starting June.

He’s competing against other men like Blake MoynesAaron Clancy, and Andrew Spencer.

This 25-year-old California native will try to win Katie Thurston, age 30 over the course of the show.