U.S. retailer Backcountry, parent company of German retail specialist Bergfreunde, has teamed up with pro snowboarder Shaun White for his new Whitespace brand of hardgoods and apparel. Backcountry will act as the exclusive retailer for Whitespace and is kicking off the partnership with a limited-edition Whitespace Freestyle Shaun White Pro signature snowboard. According to a company release, a full line of outerwear, snowboard hardgoods and streetwear will debut later this year. The brand launches just ahead of White’s fifth Winter Olympic Games in Beijing, China.