The royally-bred Maxximuss will begin his stallion career in 2018. His fee has been set at $1,250 with a discount to $1,000 if paid in full by January 1.
Owned by Richard Ford and Fred Sorenson, the son of leading sire and "sire of sires" Corona Cartel broke his maiden in first career start in the Grade 1 Rainbow Futurity trials at Ruidoso Downs.
His sire Corona Cartel
SI 97 ($557,142) is the sire of 160 stakes winners, 8 champions, with
earnings of more than $56 million. His top performers include Blues Girl
Too SI 104 (World Champion Racing American QH, $2,032,328, Los Alamitos
Two Million Futurity-G1, etc.), Teller Cartel SI 108 (champion, $1,212,471, All American Futurity-G1, etc.), Five Bar Cartel
SI 91 (champion, $1,068,825, Ed Burke Million Futurity-G1, etc.),
Flying Fig SI 101 (champion, $806,920, 2nd Los Alamitos Two Million
Futurity-G1, etc.), etc.
Maxximuss is out of the former Broodmare of the Year
Runway Wave SI 105 ($79,183), a stakes-placed daughter of leading
broodmare sire Runaway Wave. She is the dam of 28 ROM, 27 winners, 2
AQHA Racing Champions including world champion and multiple stakes sire Wave Carver SI 104 ($1,005,946), three-time champion and multiple stakes sire Ocean Runaway
SI 105 ($1,642,498), G1 winner Trish SI 102 ($253,233), and stakes
winner Aquafina SI 99 ($188,336), stakes winner Little Surfer SI 104
($102,749), stakes winner and brother to MaxximussThe Ocean King
SI 105 ($96,830), stakes winner Whip Curl SI 96 ($24,853), G1-placed
and leading Louisiana sire Sir Runway Dash SI 97 ($120,705), G2-placed
Bring The Bling SI 107 ($67,320), stakes-placed Seaside SI 90 ($38,296),
The second dam is the stakes winning Thoroughbred mare In The Curl by
Shelter Half, dam of 10 winners including Harbor Beach SI 111
($129,731-G3), First Down N Surfin SI 97 ($290,681, 3rd All American
Futurity-G1), etc. This is the immediate family of AQHA Racing champion Open Me A Corona SI 106 ($929,150), etc.