Huon Salmon-Genesys hedging bets on Haig at Battle on the Border

There was little to be surprised about when Jack Haig crossed the finish line in first place atop the brutal climb to Mount Warning at Battle on the Border ahead of many who were expected to contend for victory in Stage 1. As a 19-year-old in 2012, he rode to victory atop Mount Hotham in the Tour of Bright and this, along with attending a pre-season training camp was enough to suggest Haig was ready to step into Australia's number-one domestic squad, Huon Salmon-Genesys Wealth Advisers with only two previous starts in the Subaru National Road Series. He wasted little time in confirming the decision of Andrew-Christie Johnston to make room for him in 2013.

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