2010 Cassius Lind

Carbid (Calpyso II x Graphit) x EM Edessia by Escudo I x SPS Argentan x SPS Servus x Cardinal xx)

Owned by Caroline Roffman


Brown Hanoverian Colt born in the USA

Shows 2011

  1. May 7th Star Vaughn 1 Hunter in hand
  • 2nd place yearling hunter

2. Shelly Siegal June 3rd USDF Rated 3 star show

judge Ullrich Schmitz

  • 1st place yearling colts 77.1%
  • Reserve champion colts up to 3 yrs old
  • 7.8 Conformation
  • 7.8 walk
  • 7.5 trot
  • 7.8 overall

3. CDI* and USDF Breed show

  • First place yearling colts
  • Champion young colt qualified for the region 7 year end championships

4. USDF Breed show 7/29

  • Champion Colt
  • 2nd place yearling colt

Nov 2010 1 month old


May 31, 2011

May 1st 2011

Lovely brown colt small whites in the front both hind whites, sweet and super friendly just like his mom. Already showing great movement for dressage or the breeding for jumping.

Dam EM Edessia

Videos of EM Edessia

MPT and INS with an overall 7.83 for inspection and performance test.

Mare inspection scores 9 for her head, neck, frame, typiness & femininity, 8′s for Saddle position,conformation, walk, overall impression, 7,s for legs,correctness of gaits, impulsion and elasticity.
Mare performance test 8 for rideability, 7′s for gaits, 8 for jumping technique and a 9 for jumping ability.

Sire Carbid


Carbid is by the famous Holsteiner stallion, Calypso II, and out of a full-sister to the famous Hanoverian stallion, Grundstein. Carbid produces horses of substance with superb movements, particularly the canter, and outstanding jumping ability.  His offspring also possess great charm, and wonderful minds.  Carbid’s daughter, Carmina Burana, was a German National Champion Mare. His offspring have excelled at jumping as well as dressage.
Overall score 136.40/ 2nd of 41 stallions tested
Dressage score 128.98/ 5th
Jumping score 130.35/ 2nd
Carbid’s life was cut short when he injured his leg in a freak stall accident and had to be put down.

Grand sire Calypso II


Calypso II was an advanced level show jumper with Michael R¸ and sire of many international jumpers and dressage horses. It was through him that the jumping line of Cor de le Bryere was introduced into Hanoverian breeding.Calypso II is also the sire of Contender who was ranked third in the list of the world’s best show jumping sires in 2004. His son Contendro  was winner of his 100 day test with 144.70 pts
Reserve champion of his stallion testing with great scores. Ranked no 1 for jumping sire in the 2011 hannoveraner year book.


Carbid’s dam: Grundlage is one of 6 full siblings  born to Sissi by Sermon. Ramiro’s As a licensed stallion came from one of her full sisters. Her brothers Grunstein I & II  Grundlage’s daughter SPS Capriole (Calypso II) is the mother to the licensed stallion Sir Casey by Singular Joter.


25 years old Louis-Wiegels-Schau 1992 Uelzen

(Sermon (Senator x Abendsport) x SPS Gotengold by Gotthard)

Sissi born in 1967 is the mother to Grundstein I & II , and Grundlage ( Carbids dam). She had 13 foals in her life time.

  • 3 x 1A mare award
  • Kreistierschau 1A

SPS Gotengold

Mare show 1966

SPS Gotengold had 7 foals in her life, she is by the great jumping sire Gotthard. She marked herself through her caliber and good movement.


  • 7 x 1A award
  • 2 x Best of show
  • 1 award Otto-Ohmstedt Schau


(Grande x Frustra II)

Graphit is the sire to the famous grand prix jumping stallion Grannus. Graphit is the damsire to the jumping stallion Pilot, who sired Pablo and many other grand prix offspring. Graphit’s sire Grande is on the Germans eternal top 10 list of sire, he produced many offspring that excelled in jumping and dressage all the way to the grand prix level.

Uncle Grand prix stallion Grundstein I

Grundstein I was trained up to grand prix level in dressage. He had high breeding scores of 178 in dressage and 142 in jumping. His offspring went on to grand prix jumping and dressage.
Grundstein II is the damsire to premium rated dressage stallion like Rubin Royal and Blue Hors Romanov. Like his full brother he produced jumpers and dressage horses up to the highest levels.
These stallion represent some of the finest in jumping and dressage breeding, Senator, Grande, Gotthard. This line has many many SPS (elite) mares in the first 3 generations.

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