A study into the Sheffield's outdoor economy carried out by the Sport Industry Research Centre at Sheffield Hallam University, has revealed that the city has the highest household spend on outdoor equipment in the country, high participation rates in outdoor recreation and more than 200 outdoor businesses. 

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The findings come as the city’s reputation as a centre for outdoor adventure has helped to secure two high profile events with the European Outdoor Summit (EOS) and the International Adventure Tourism Conference, both set to take place in 2015.