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Courageousness (Special Olympics Festival)
Courageousness (Special Olympics Festival) - bear - Ty Beanie Babies
Ty family: Beanie Babies
Style number: 47043
Animal: Bear
Exclusive to: Special Olympics Festival
Special category: Special Olympics
Limited edition of 500
Birthday: none
Introduction date: December 6, 2006
Retirement date: December 27, 2007
Height: 5.5 inches (sitting)
ST generation(s): 14
TT generation(s): 13
Theme: Special Olympics

Let me win,
but if I cannot win,
let me be brave in the attempt !

SWING TAG (inside)
The right side of each Ty swing tag for the "Festival" version is signed.
  1. The Courageousness swing tag is signed by Brian Duquette (Program Director).
  2. The Courageous swing tag is signed by David Bright (President & CEO).
  3. The Courageously swing tag is signed by Karen Malone (Director of Sponsorship).

Couragesousness (Special Olympics Festival) - swing tag inside

Each Special Olympics 1st Annual Festival exclusive bear has an extra swing tag with a sequential number indicating this is a limited edition of 500 bears.

Courageousness (Special Olympics Festival) - special swing tag

Each "Festival" bear also came with a chain and dog tag numbered 1, 2, or 3. The color of the dog tag matches the color of the bear's nose.

Special Olympics Festival Beanie Baby bear medallions

There are three different bears in each numbered Special Olympics Festival set. They all have the same style numbers.

   Courageous (gold nose)
   Courageously (silver nose)
   Courageousness (bronze nose)

All three bears in the Special Olympics Festival set

In addition to the Special Olympics "Festival" limited edition set of 500, there was also a Special Olympics limited edition set of 1000 and a Canada exclusive set.