Fever Tree

Sire: Ferlax

Dam: Gin Swing

Colour: Brown

Gender: Gelding

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Nov 6th, 2016

Country: New Zealand


Whitby Bloodstock Pty Ltd (Mgr: M J Whitby) & B A Rutter

Career Record: 18-1-1-5

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    5.6 %
  • Place
    33.3 %





Foaled 6th November 2016

SirePentireBe My GuestNorthern Dancer
FERLAX (NZ) Gull NookMill Reef
2009Legs AkimboMarscayBiscay
GIN SWING (NZ) NuwirahPleasant Colony
2011Gin CityHeroicityCheraw
  Gin PlayerDefensive Play

FERLAX (NZ) (Bay 2009-Stud 2014). 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$411,000, VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, 2d MRC Memsie S., Gr.1. Out of a half-sister to SP Ankle Biter. Grandson of SW Leggings (SAJC Lord Mayor’s Mile, L). Related to SW Sound Horizon (AJC All-Aged S., Gr.1), SW Cats Fun (WATC Derby, Gr.1), SW Trappings (Western Australian Oaks, Gr.1), SW The Pooka, etc. Sire of SW Imelda Mary (ARC Royal S., Gr.2) and of Rare Episode, Ladylax and of the placegetters Don't Doubt Me, Massachusetts, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.


1st dam

GIN SWING, by Keeper. 2 wins at 1600m, Waikato RC Hirepool Access H., 3d ARC South Auckland Racing Club Cup. This is her first foal.


2nd dam

GIN CITY, by Heroicity. Placed at 3 in NZ. Half-sister to ZARITA, RUN LIKE THE WIND, JOY AND FUN. Dam of 11 foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

Gin Swing. 2 wins. See above.

Summer Sapphire. 4 wins from 1400m to 2400m, 2d MRC Des Gleeson H.

I've Got Faith. 2 wins at 2200m, 2d ARC Houston Medical H.

Prosperity Star. 5 wins to 1500m in Macau.

Bennelong. Winner at 1100m in 2018-19 in Aust.

Summer Tonic. Placed at 3 in NZ.

Bootleg Season. Unplaced. Dam of-

Magic Season. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m to 2017-18 in Aust.


3rd dam

GIN PLAYER, by Defensive Play. Unraced. Dam of 11 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

ZARITA (Pentire). Joint third filly on 2008-09 Australasian 4YO+ Classification. 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2500m, A$1,653,250, SAJC Schweppes Oaks, Gr.1, South Australian Derby, Gr.1, VRC Wakeful S., Gr.2, AV Kewney S., Gr.2, MVRC Sunline S., Gr.2, WH Stocks S., Gr.2, MRC Angus Armanasco S., Gr.2, Arborea H., 2d VRC Makybe Diva S., Gr.2, 3d VRC Myer Classic, Gr.1, MRC Memsie S., Gr.2, St George S., Gr.2, VRC Vanity S., Gr.3, MRC John Dillon S., L, 4th MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1. Producer.

RUN LIKE THE WIND (Pins). 7 wins at 1200m, 1400m, NZ$118,240, Avondale JC Concorde H., Gr.2, ARC Victoria Racing Club Trophy, Waikato RC Hamilton Veterinary Services 3YO H., Avondale JC Airdrie Timbers H., 2d BOP RC New Zealand Bloodstock 3YO Classique, ARC Herald on Sunday 3YO H., 3d Rotorua RC Lion Red P., Gr.3, 4th Waikato RC Sprint H., L.

JOY AND FUN (Cullen). 12 wins from 1200m to 1600m, S$9,000, HK$18,214,100, 3,309,000Dhs in HK and U.A.E, Meydan Al Quoz Sprint S., Gr.3, HKJC Chairman's Sprint Prize, L, Chinese Club Challenge Cup, L, Premier Cup, L, HKSAR Chief Executive's Cup, ATV Cup, River Verdon H., Derby Restaurant & Bar H., Peach Blossom H., Sunset Peak H., Swaine Cup H., Mui Wo H., 2d Meydan Al Quoz Sprint, Gr.1, Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sprint, Gr.1, HKJC Kent & Curwen Centenary Sprint Cup, L, London H., Mr Vitality H., Albany H., 3d Meydan Al Quoz Sprint, Gr.1, Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sprint, Gr.1, HKJC Cathay Pacific International Sprint Trial, L, Mission Hills Sha Tin Trophy, L, Frankfurt H., 4th Longines Hong Kong Sprint, Gr.1, HKJC Premier Bowl H., L, Sprint Cup, L, Cathay Pacific International Mile Trial, L, Premier Cup, L, National Day Cup, L-twice.

Sea Prince. 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, HK$2,760,375, HKJC Wan Chai H., Queen's Road Central H., Miraculous H., Lucky Star H., 2d HKJC Centurion Restaurant & Bar H., 18 Districts Cup, Kwu Tung H., Hankow H., 3d HKJC Science Faculty 70th Anniversary H., Chinese General Chamber of Commerce Anniversary Cup H.

Crystalised. 2 wins at 1600m, 1700m, MRC Mimco H., 4th SAJC South Australia Fillies Classic, Gr.3.

St Issey. 4 wins from 1200m to 2200m, A$135,450, 2d VRC Mother's Day H., MVRC Newmarket Insurance TBV H., Sale TC National Jockey's Trust Heat H., 3d MVRC LF Sign Group H., VRC Jezabeel H., MVRC Aquanas H.


4th dam

GIN RHYTHM, by Western Symphony. 5 wins-3 at 2-at 1200m, NZ$4,900, A$245,520, VRC Hilton on the Park S., Gr.3, BATC Coca-Cola Classic, Gr.3, QTC Sir Douglas Wadley H., L, AJC Chicola H., City Tatt's RC All States Food Service H., 2d AJC Keith Mackay H., L, STC Salsa H., 3d STC Carringbush Corporation H., Waikato RC CHH Milkrite Juvenile H., 4th ARC Allegra Park Classic, L, VRC Red Roses S., L. Three-quarter-sister to ANY RHYTHM, Gin Sling (dam of SINGAPORE SLING), Blue Lady (dam of HUMMA). Dam of 5 named foals, 4 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Cautious Spirit. 12 wins from 1200m to 1950m, A$186,545, AJC Maroubra RSL Club H., UPS Express H., 2d AJC Bill O'Brien H., STC Vinery Roselands Vettori H., BTC Kevin King Memorial H., 3d STC BT Funs Management P., Safilo Eyewear H., George Ward Sheet & Coil P.