Baxter Cycle

311 4th St., Box 85
Marne, Iowa 51552
PHONE: (712)781-2351
HOURS: Mon-Fri: 8-6 & Sat: 9-5

About Us

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Randy & Kenner Baxter

office@baxtercycle.com

Owners

Randy Baxter got his first motorcycle ride from his Uncle Gus on an Indian. He was just a kid, and he was hooked. From there, he progressed to owning his first Triumph as a teenager. Some of his friends followed suit, and soon he was working on them. Had to buy and book and everything. That cemented his love for all bikes British, and after a few years working on bikes in a chicken coop at night while welding during the day, he chucked it all in and opened the shop in Marne.

Kenner Baxter grew up on a farm just a few miles from Marne. After college and 20 years of advertising copywriting in Kansas City, Dallas, San Francisco, Atlanta and Chicago, she bumped into Randy Baxter at a firemen’s dance in Atlantic. When she told an old high school friend that Randy had proposed, the friend recalled asking Kenner’s advice back in high school. She said Randy had offered to give her a motorcycle ride, and she wasn’t sure about going. Kenner told her that Randy was a good guy and she’d be safe with him on a motorcycle, but to absolutely not get on a bike with his friend Jim. Forty years later, that’s still good advice.

Jeremy

Jeremy Pendergast

sales@baxtercycle.com

General Manager

Jeremy's father, mother, uncles and grandfather all rode British bikes. He learned to ride and work on vintage Triumphs, Norton, BSAs and Royal Enfields as they were his modes of transportation as a young adult. Jeremy moved to Marne from Texas in 2011 to work for Baxter Cycle. Jeremy currently lives in Marne with his family and restores and collects vintage Royal Enfields in his spare time.

Chris Baxter Dameron

webmaster@baxtercycleparts.com

Computer Stuff, Inventory Stuff, More Computer Stuff, and Box Pile Management

Chris has worked for Baxter Cycle for almost 3 years. He graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with a Bachelor Degree in Management Information Systems. Chris has been working on Baxter Cycle's Parts website.

Chris enjoys going on fishing trips, gardening, playing golf, working on Volkswagens and spending time with his wife. 

Brittney Baxter Dameron

webmaster@baxtercycleparts.com

Office Manager

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Justin Larson

Vintage Mechanic

Justin has worked for Baxter Cycle for over 8 years. He specializes in working on Vintage Triumph, BSA and Norton motorcycles. He also likes working on the occasional rare Vincent, Matchless and Velocette motorcycle. In Justin's free time he enjoys riding bicycles and participating in RAGBRAI. He also likes riding his KTM and Triumph Daytona 675 and spending time with his wife Margo.

Logan Thomas

Parts Manager

parts@baxtercycle.com

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Reid Blackburn

Service Manager

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Mike Carnevale

Lot Technician

 

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Shop Cat

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