‘The Golden Bachelor’: Meet the Senior Women Dating Gerry Turner

The ABC reality show will host 22 ladies as they court the first Golden Bachelor

“The Golden Bachelor” is almost here, and we’re finally getting a look at the lucky senior women dating Gerry Turner, the franchise’s first “Golden Bachelor.”

After losing his wife and high school sweetheart to illness in 2017, the 71-year-old retired restaurateur is ready to find love again. In an interview with  “Good Morning America,” Gerry revealed that he is looking for a partner who is “high energy,” and mentioned pickleball and golf as potential hobbies in which he could see his future wife partaking.

Thankfully, pickleball is definitely a common interest among the ladies courting Gerry, alongside traveling and spending time with their families.

Keep reading to get the first look at the 22 women vying for Gerry’s heart:

“The Golden Bachelor” premieres Thursday, Sept. 28 at 8 p.m. ET.