Calindas dam is sired by Harm Thormählen's Lacapo. Lacapo is by the great Landgraf but out of one of the Thormählen mares – Larsa, who is by Capitano who is out of one of their greatest foundation mares, Retina. On his dam’s side, Lacapo traces to another of the foundation mares of the farm, Cera (also called Sarbit). Cera was a jumping star in her own right & is the great grand dam of Fein Cera who starred at the 2002 WEG. Licensed in Holstein in 1982, Lacapo is praised for his movement & offspring are said to be of medium frame with beautiful faces & lots of appeal. In The Netherlands Lacapo founded a dressage dynasty through his son, Flemmingh & his grandson, Krack C.
Grand dam of Calinda, Valerie is by Ramino. Romino is by Ramiro, Holsteiner stallion & one of the most influential sires in European breeding history. Romino is considered one of Ramiro’s most notable sons. Romino has been praised for passing on jumping ability far above average. He is a versatile stallion, siring offspring with international performance records. Romino has presented seven approved sons to date. Apart from Rouletto, the vice-champion of the 1985 Holstein approval, he sired Rando, the multiple Grand Prix winner & Rolando, sire of Robert Dover's Olympic team horse Rainier. Rominos sire Ramiro was the most popular distributor of the Ramzes blood & the most frequented sire in Germany. He stood at stud in Westfalia, Holstein, Zangersheide & Holland.