Tour du Poitou-Charentes

The Tour du Poitou -Charentes is a bicycle race in western France. The small tour takes in five stages through the region of Poitou -Charentes. The race was founded in 1987 for amateurs. 1988 non- amateurs were permitted and since 1991 it is opened permanently for professionals. The tour is part of the UCI Europe Tour and has the category 2.1.