Listen now (15 mins) | About Lucky Maverick About Jonathan Bales Note: If you notice Jake’s voice sounds like he has the flu in the audio version, don’t worry…he doesn’t have the flu! It’s just COVID. I started fishing last year. Like any hobby I take up, I’ve become intensely serious about it to the point no one around me wants to be involved. I started tracking aspects of every catch in Excel; in just over a year, I’m up to 53 different species, not to brag. My goal is to catch as many species as possible.