Take a look at Aotearoa's Bachelor for 2017!

Ladies and gentlemen, meet The Bachelor New Zealand for 2017!

Zac Franich hails from the Hibiscus Coast, Auckland and is a 28 year old who has represented New Zealand, competing at an international level in the sport of sprint kayaking. As well as being a qualified life guard.

Franich recently completed a Bachelor of Sport and Recreation through AUT, and works in Sports Management – delivering a sports program at Orewa Surf Life Saving Club.