springbak

English translation: jumping pit

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Dutch term or phrase:springbak
English translation:jumping pit
Entered by: Manuel Maduro

18:34 Jul 14, 2014
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Sports / Fitness / Recreation / horseriding
Dutch term or phrase: springbak
De manege beschikt over een ruim aanbod aan manegepaarden, een overdekte rijbaan, een **springbak**, een longebak, en een gezellige kantine.
Manuel Maduro
Local time: 02:30
jumping pit
Explanation:
See e.g.:

https://www.google.co.uk/search?q="riding school"&oq="riding... (Google: "riding school" "jumping pit")

http://www.linguee.com/english-dutch/search?source=dutch&que...

‘Custom wood fences, stone property line fencing with walking trails dotted throughout the property, in-ground swimming pool, tennis court, 2 ponds and a barn with stables and a **horse jumping pit*** and track are all features of this property.’ (http://www.curbappealplus.ca/10509darkwoodroad/ )

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‘One of the younger riders in the Pony Club Grade 4 section 1 Ebony Watson looking very focused over the troublesome sand pit jumps onboard her lovely pony "Thorpeville Expresso"’ (http://www.horsedeals.com.au/index.php?p=event&e=23064-Cocka... )

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Note added at 26 mins (2014-07-14 19:01:12 GMT)
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‘For our National Hunt horses, being able to run is only part of the game. The rest is jumping ability. We have excellent facilities for training National Hunt horses, and they learn their trade in our sand pit.

(...)

Stage 1
This filly is having her first school in the sand pit. First she runs round the pit to take it in.’ (http://www.mickeasterby-racing.co.uk/gallops.cfm )
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Michael Beijer
United Kingdom
Local time: 06:30
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jumping pit


Explanation:
See e.g.:

https://www.google.co.uk/search?q="riding school"&oq="riding... (Google: "riding school" "jumping pit")

http://www.linguee.com/english-dutch/search?source=dutch&que...

‘Custom wood fences, stone property line fencing with walking trails dotted throughout the property, in-ground swimming pool, tennis court, 2 ponds and a barn with stables and a **horse jumping pit*** and track are all features of this property.’ (http://www.curbappealplus.ca/10509darkwoodroad/ )

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Note added at 23 mins (2014-07-14 18:58:29 GMT)
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‘One of the younger riders in the Pony Club Grade 4 section 1 Ebony Watson looking very focused over the troublesome sand pit jumps onboard her lovely pony "Thorpeville Expresso"’ (http://www.horsedeals.com.au/index.php?p=event&e=23064-Cocka... )

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Note added at 26 mins (2014-07-14 19:01:12 GMT)
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‘For our National Hunt horses, being able to run is only part of the game. The rest is jumping ability. We have excellent facilities for training National Hunt horses, and they learn their trade in our sand pit.

(...)

Stage 1
This filly is having her first school in the sand pit. First she runs round the pit to take it in.’ (http://www.mickeasterby-racing.co.uk/gallops.cfm )

Michael Beijer
United Kingdom
Local time: 06:30
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 20
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