A Sail of Two Idiots: 100+ Lessons and Laughs from a by Renee Petrillo

By Renee Petrillo

“It used to be the easiest of goals, it used to be the worst of desires, it was once an age of consulting the nautical specialists, it was once the age of landlubber foolishness, it used to be the epoch of choice, it used to be the epoch of depression, it was once the season of hurricanes, it was once a spring of beachcombing…”

If you dream approximately chucking all of it away and crusing towards an island lifestyles, learn this first

Renee and Michael didn’t have any boating event and while their plans to treatment that fell in the course of the needed to examine every little thing the challenging manner. regardless of themselves they controlled to get from Miami to Grenada, ultimately losing the anchor in their cruising catamaran on the island in their desires. decided to save lots of destiny sailors from themselves, A Sail of 2 Idiots contains classes Renee and Michael realized and stocks them with you as examples of what and what to not do. This a how-to consultant wrapped in a humorous story—kind of like getting your serving of greens from a slice of pizza. learn this and make your dream of cruising away a fact. Includes:

  • “What Broke?” sections explores the continuing upkeep and maintenance of a cruising multihull
  • "Island” part supply tests of the islands of the Caribbean

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