Novice Sailors buying boat
Not crazy but it''s not the best idea. You need to sail small boats that give you feed back when you are doing things right and wrong to learn to sail well. You will probably not get that from a thirty-six foot boat. In addition to learning to sail the hard way you will simutaneously need to learn all about how to use and maintain the systems on a more complicated boat. It''s doable but not the best route.