Team New Zealand arrived in San Francisco this week and Otago
residents were the first in New Zealand to write supportive
messages this week for the team's bid in the Louis Vuitton
and America's Cup races that lay ahead.
Brodie O'Rourke (25), the Queenstown man sentenced to three
years and three months' prison last year for the violent
kidnapping of Jason Maynard on the Crown Range Rd, near
Arrowtown, in 2011, has been denied parole.