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Danish breeders - what is "DVB testing"?

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  • Danish breeders - what is "DVB testing"?

    I saw this on HorseTelex, but it isn't on the English page yet:

    Sezuan verbetert Deens verrichtingsrecord

    Met de bijna perfecte score van 9,875 kwam Sezuan (v. Blue Hors Zack) gisteren als absolute topper uit het 35 dagen durende verrichtingsonderzoek van het Deens warmbloed. Drie zonen van de voormalige kampioen van de KWPN-hengstenkeuring Zack zorgden voor topscores.

    De spectaculaire langbenige atleet Sezuan kreeg voor enkele onderdelen een 9,5, voor het overige scoorde de hengst van Arlette Jasper-Kohl uitsluitend tienen. Vanwege zijn extreme bewegingscapaciteit werd Sezuan begin maart op de hengstenkeuring in Herning goedgekeurd, ondanks het feit dat hij een chip heeft in één van zijn knieën. Toen stond de hengst nog te boek als een zoon van Romanov, later bleek ook deze crack een zoon van Zack te zijn.

    De andere premiehengsten in de dressuurrichting op de DVB-keuring waren namelijk al zonen van Zack. Hengstenkeuringskampioen Zorba Hojris (Zack x Romanov) werd met 8,61 derde in het 35 dagen-onderzoek, Blue Hors Zatchmo (Zack x volle zus van Don Schufro) eindigde met 8,725 als tweede.
    I got a basic translation from a couple of free translation sites - and am fascinated by the fact that the top 3 stallions were by Zack - but I am not clear on what the "DVB testing" is. Can someone explain?
    Last edited by DownYonder; Nov. 9, 2012, 08:18 AM. Reason: had the wrong registry!

  • #2
    Isn't this just a report on the Danish Warmblood inspection/keuring?


    • Original Poster

      Originally posted by Nod Hill Farm View Post
      Isn't this just a report on the Danish Warmblood inspection/keuring?
      Danish would make more sense - "DV" = Dansk Varmblod?

      I guess I assumed it was a KWPN testing because the KWPN reference in the text.

      So Danish breeders - can you explain more about the DVB testing?


      • #4
        here's the Google translate of the first para - from Dutch original

        With the almost perfect score of 9.875 came Sezuan (v. Blue Hors Zack) yesterday as absolute winner in the 35-day performance test of the Danish Warmblood. Three sons of the former champion of the KWPN stallion Zack made ​​for highscores.


        • Original Poster

          Thanks, Nod Hill! Somehow I misinterpreted it when I read the Google translation - thought they were referring to Sezuan when they said 35-day test of "the Danish Warmblood".

          But cool news about Zack!