Sailing South to the Bahamas and Caribbean



Paul & Sheryl Shard

Sailing South to the Bahamas and Caribbean

Escape to the magical islands of the Caribbean and Bahamas! Using beautiful video footage as well as still images, music and live narration, presenters Paul and Sheryl Shard show you the highlights as well as outline an achievable plan for a successful tropical cruise. They'll discuss places not to be missed, places to run to in bad weather as well as options for Hurricane Season. Informative handouts as well as DVDs of the Distant Shores sailing TV series which features these and other top cruising destinations will be available at the presentation to help you plan your own voyage and let you revisit these islands all winter long.


Paul and Sheryl Shard are international cruising sailors, best-selling authors, award-winning documentary filmmakers and the fun-loving hosts of the Distant Shores sailing adventure TV series. This year they celebrate 27 years of cruising and living aboard. They have sailed over 100,000 nautical miles in that time making 7 transatlantic passages documenting their experiences in the Bahamas, Caribbean, Atlantic Islands, Mediterranean, Scandinavia, UK and South America. They are currently having their 4th boat built and are preparing for an upcoming voyage to the islands of the South Pacific. Follow their adventures on

Presentation Theatre


Toronto Boat Show