The sire Toto Jr. was the first licensed son of Totilas, who was already legendary during his lifetime. At the age of four and five he was the PAVO Cup winner (Dutch Bundeschampionat), had the highest number of dressage foals in the Netherlands in 2017 and can already refer to eleven licensed sons. He is internationally successful in dressage with Edward Gal.
The mother Helina passed a very good mare performance test and was recognized as an elite mare of the KWPN breed. The dam's sire Johnson, himself KWPN Champion Stallion 2005 and finalist of the World Dressage Championships in 2007, was highly successful in international dressage for years under Hans Peter Minderhoud. 2015 EM team gold and individual bronze in Aachen. He had a strong visual impact on Maxim.
The granddam Capetown, herself successful up to advanced level dressage, is descended from the KWPN Champion Stallion Uptown, who in 2005 also won the PAVO Cup for four-year-olds with Hans Peter Minderhoud. Via Gershwin and Bustron, the falling trunk, from which many advanced level dressage horses result, is well protected.