Fitness and sports equipment that is in good working condition can usually be donated. An internet search such as “donate (bicycle, weight set, etc. York PA)” will show organizations that accept these items for donation.
Fitness and sports equipment that contains large amounts of metal can also be recycled at metal salvage businesses. An internet search such as “recycle (bicycle, weight set, etc. York PA)” will show businesses that accept these items for recycling.
Fitness and sports equipment that is electronic can be brought to the York County Solid Waste Authority’s free Electronics Recycling Program (click here for more information).
Small fitness and sports items can be disposed in the regular trash. Large fitness and sports items can be disposed at the curb during large item disposal or disposed at the York County Resource Recovery Center (YCRRC). Your waste hauler may have additional requirements for large item disposal. Contact them directly for further information). Click here for information regarding the YCRRC rates and hours. Bowling balls, slate pool tables and swing sets/basketball poles with concrete bases must be disposed of at Modern Landfill (717-246-2686).