Caletto I is a son of the French sire Cor de la Bryere, who became a
foundation sire in Holstein. His dam, the famous Deka, who produced
five approved stallions: Caletto I (discussed below), Gonzales (showjumping
stallion with the highest winnings in 1980, very successful at stud),
Caletto II (champion sire of 1980, very successful at stud), Lysander
and Caletto III (1990 winner of advanced showjumping competitions).
Deka also gave birth to two successful international competition horses
Cordeka/Herbert Blocker and Landratin/Hauke Luther.
record of Caletto I: From 1981 to 1985 Caletto I successfully competed
in international showjumping competitions under his owner. In 1983 he
was team bronze medalist at the European championships in Hickstead.
In the same year he was the most successful German horse competing in
Prix des Nations classes and the horse with the highest winnings at
the CSIO in Geneva. He has also won or been placed in numerous Grand
Prix' and international competitions. In 1985 he won the first CSI in
Stuttgart. In five years he won more than DM 100,000 - more than any
German sire before him!
Breeding record of Caletto I: In his first season at Vornholz, Caletto
I sired only notable breeding horses despite his infrequent covering
activity. He is the sire of esteemed stallion Cartusch and dam-sire
of the stallions Aldatus(P. Schockemohle) and Iberio (winner of the
stallion performance test in Marbach in 1994:sire in Baden-Wurttemberg).
The next two seasons he was stationed at Dithmarchen, where he sired
a number of premium-winning foals and the sadly short lived stallion
Camaro and Cantus, who died in 1994. Cantus was a reputed sire of showjumpers.
Caletto I sired some high-priced auction lots (stat premium mare Carrara,
sold to Brazil for DM 75,000) and many prize winning progeny. from:
Stallions of Germany, 1997.
P. Vinke from The Netherlands bred Jorinde out of the
Keur mare Ceralina, a daughter of the Holsteiner Ronald (Ramiro). Jorinde's
mother has an IBOP certificate with 91 (!) points on her name. Grandmother
Ursaline was bred out of a daughter from the Preferent Normandy stallion
Duc de Normandie (Selle Francais) by Monceaux xx.As a three year old,
Jorinde was placed second in her age group at the mare show in Ommen
and qualified with these results for the leading group. In this leading
group she ended 11th with 116 three year olds competing in this category.
She was also one of the few three year olds that was already nursing
a foal. The physical condition of Jorinde was said to be remarkably
good and she has a very good trunk. Her neck is good and could maybe
be a little richer but is being used in the right way. The legs are
of good quality an the joints are well developed. Besides her good walk,
the Ster declared Jorinde showed a beautiful carried, large and elastic
This mare went on from this notable start to earn her "Elite"
status based on her performance and offspring. Jorinde competed to Z
level dressage and was shown over fences. We are very excited that Palladio
inherited many wonderful traits from his lovely dam Jorinde.