Leslie Fhima: 5 Things to Know About ‘The Golden Bachelor’ Finalist

Leslie Fhima is still in the running to capture Gerry Turner's heart on 'The Golden Bachelor,' and she's got a very memorable ex!

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Leslie Fhima is ready for love again, and she’s found it with Gerry Turner. Leslie is one of the lovely ladies of The Golden Bachelor, and she is one of the finalists with Theresa Nist. Will Gerry choose Leslie to spend the rest of his life with? The answer will be revealed in The Golden Bachelor finale, which airs on November 30.

The 64-year-old fitness instructor from Minneapolis wants a “real man who will enhance her life,” according to her ABC bio. She’s not afraid to “put it all on the line” for love. During their Fantasy Suite date, Gerry told Leslie that he thinks she’s “the one.” He acknowledged that they’d have to figure out the living situation but he said, “I think there’s no one else I’d rather try to figure it out with.” Get to know Leslie The Golden Bachelor finale gets underway.

Leslie Is a Personal Trainer

Leslie has been a personal trainer for over 16 years. She’s a fitness instructor at Lifetime Atheltic and founded her own company, Soul612, according to her LinkedIn. Leslie loves to maintain an athletic lifestyle. She’s a former aerobics champion and has run 10 marathons! She’s also the founder of PowerBark, a meal replacement bar for dogs on the go.

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Leslie Fhima is one of ‘The Golden Bachelor’ contestants. (ABC)

Leslie Is Divorced

Leslie was previously married to restaurateur David Fhima. David is a well-known chef in the Minnesota area. He’s the executive chef for the Minnesota Timberwolves, Fhima’s Minneapolis, and more.

Leslie Dated Prince

Leslie dated the legendary Prince in her “late teens and early 20s,” according to her son, Eli. Prince supposedly wrote the song “Sexy Dancer” about Leslie.  “Not only did she date Prince, but she broke up with Prince,” Eli told Star Tribune. Leslie ended things with Prince to tour Europe with the Ice Follies.

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Leslie Fhima on ‘The Golden Bachelor.’ (ABC)

Leslie Used to Be a Professional Figure Skater

Leslie is an experienced figure skater and went on tour around the world with the Ice Follies and Holiday on Ice after graduating high school. She’s clearly not afraid of the chilly weather! On her Instagram page, Leslie has posted snowboarding photos and other wintry activities.

Leslie Is a Proud Mom

Leslie has three kids. She also has three grandkids. Leslie is known as “glama” to her grandchildren.