Rob Hewitt Kaihautu Maori Cameron Leslie
Rob Hewitt – Kaihautū Māori Water Safety NZ Cameron Leslie – Para World Champion Swimmer and World Record holder
SWIMSAFER Week Ambassador Rob Hewitt survived three nights in the sea after being pulled out by a strong rip current and following his ordeal, he became passionate about teaching kids and adults water safety skills.
“It’s so important for tamariki to know how to stay calm and stay afloat if they find themselves in a life-threatening situation in the water.
Para World Champion Swimmer, Cameron Leslie is the SWIMSAFER Week Ambassador for 2023. As a world record holder and three-time Paralympic gold medalist swimmer, Cameron is a massive champion to the cause of water safety. He is also a father of three, making his commitment to this initiative deeply personal.