The pair both won their respective events at the world championships in Doha.
Lewis Clareburt has won New Zealand's second ever world title with a masterful swim in the men's 400m individual medley.
The Kiwi also claimed a gold and a silver medal at Doha.
After her gold medal heroics earlier this week, the 20-year-old has earned another podium spot in Doha.
The 20-year-old will attempt to become New Zealand's first double world champion.
The Dunedin swimmer becomes New Zealand's first-ever world champion in the pool.
Video footage shows large waves crashing down on the men.
The Westpac Rescue Helicopter rescued the pair and took them back to shore.
Lia Thomas was the first transgender person to win the highest US national college swimming title in 2022.
"There were little blisters all over the bottom of my feet."
But the waterpark's managing director is rejecting her claims.
The Kiwi hopes to build on his double Commonwealth Games gold at Birmingham.
Multiple popular beaches are off-limits to swimmers due to sewage overflow.
"The water is so nice and it feels safe, so that's quite scary."
"There's probably around 5000 kids on waitlists at the moment trying to get into swimming lessons."
"When you get children jumping in the water and making the same-sized splash as a kingfish carcass, then you can run into trouble."
"Had they been swept any further downstream, we would have been dealing with an entirely different scenario."
This summer's drowning toll sits at three - the summer prior it was 49.
Safeswim warns swimming in the water poses a high risk of illness.
That's despite National demanding action be taken in 2021.