Champ Bear is Care Bear who has appeared across nearly all Care Bear generations.

Appearance and Personality

Champ Bear is a real sports star. He's great at every sport, but he's even better at sharing the real prizes of sports: fun, fitness, friendship and learning to be your best. He even shows this with his symbol: a golden trophy with a star, (despite it originally featuring a heart!)

In The Care Bears Family, Champ Bear has light yellow fur and wears a red sports headband and a red jacket with light yellow sleeves. He also has a belly badge of a heart emblazoned on a trophy.


The Care Bears Movie

DIC series

Care Bears Movie II: A New Generation

The Care Bears Family

Care Bears: Journey to Joke-a-Lot

The Care Bears' Big Wish Movie

Care Bears: Adventures in Care-a-Lot

Care Bears: Welcome to Care-a-Lot

Care Bears: Unlock the Magic


2002-2006: Champ Care Bear is a real sports star. He's great at every sport, but he's even better at sharing the real prizes of sports-fun, fitness, friendship and learning to be your best. He even shows this with his symbol - a golden trophy with star.

2002 Website Profile:

Caring Mission: Teaches people sportsmanship.
Symbol: His golden trophy symbol shows that you always win when you're a good sport.
Personality: Confident and fair.
Character Quirk: He's even good at games he's never played before.
Color: Blue.
Best Friend: Good Luck Bear
Relationship Challenge: Wish Bear, when she uses her wishes to change the rules in a game.
Motto: Playing fair makes the game more fun for everyone!

20th Anniversary: Champ Care Bear is the biggest sports star in all of Care-a-lot. He's great at every game you can think of. He knows that the real prizes of sports are fun, fitness, friends and learning to do and be your best - win or lose! The trophy on his tummy symbolizes that everyone wins when they play like good sports.

Original series



  • One of Champ's best friends in the 80's series is Bright Heart Raccoon, of whom he affectionately refers to as "little buddy" .
  • He is called Champ Care Bear in some merchandise.

In other languages:

Croatian: As ("Ace")
Dutch: Kampioen Beer ("Champion Bear")
French: Groschampion ("Big Champion")
French (Canadian): Champinnours ("Champion Bear")
German: Sieger Bärchi ("Winner Bear")
Italian: Superorso ("Super Bear")
Japanese: チャンプベア
Norwegian: Superbamse ("Super Bear")
Portuguese: Campeão ("Champion")
Spanish: Campeoncito ("Champion Bear")
Spanish (Argentina): Osito Campeon ("Champion Bear")
Spanish (Spain): Campionorso ("Champion Bear")
Swedish (Cartoon): Guldnalle ("Gold Bear")
Swedish (Comic): Hjältenalle ("Hero Bear")

Care Bears Family
Care Bears
Original Bears
Bedtime Bear (1982) - Birthday Bear (1982) - Cheer Bear (1982) - Friend Bear (1982) - Funshine Bear (1982) - Good Luck Bear (1982) - Grumpy Bear (1982) - Love-a-Lot Bear (1982) - Tenderheart Bear (1982) - Wish Bear (1982)
Originally Introduced in Television Shows/Movies
Baby Hugs Bear (1984) - Baby Tugs Bear (1984) - Grams Bear (1984) - Secret Bear (1985) - Share Bear (1985) - True Heart Bear (1986) - Perfect Panda (1986) - Polite Panda (1986) - Me Bear (2005) - Messy Bear (2005) - Too Loud Bear (2005) - Oopsy Bear (2007) - Wonderheart Bear (2012) - Shiver Me Timbear (2012) - Great Giving Bear (2012) - Watchful Bear (2019)
Originally Introduced in Merchandise
Champ Bear (1985) - Harmony Bear (1985) - Surprise Bear (1985) - Laugh-a-Lot Bear (2003) - Bashful Heart Bear (2004) - Best Friend Bear (2004) - Thanks-a-Lot Bear (2004) - Sweet Dreams Bear (2005) - Amigo Bear (2006)
Merchandise-Exclusive Bears
Daydream Bear (1985) - Take Care Bear (1987) - Do-Your-Best Bear (2004) - Hopeful Heart Bear (2005) - Smart Heart Bear (2005) - Always There Bear (2006) - Heartsong Bear (2006) - Play-a-Lot Bear (2006) - Shine Bright Bear (2006) - Superstar Bear (2006) - Work of Heart Bear (2006)
Promotional/Seasonal Bears
Forest Friend Bear (1980's) - I Love You Bear (1980's) - Sea Friend Bear (1980's) - America Cares Bear (1991/2003) - True North Bear (2000's) - All My Heart Bear (2006) - Pink Power Bear (2008) - Heart of Gold Bear (2008) - - Sweet Sakura Bear (2009) - Trick-or-Sweet Bear (2013) - Christmas Wishes Bear (2014) - Rainbow Heart Bear (2017) - Piece of Heart Bear (2018) - Sparkle Heart Bear (2019) - Black Lives Matter Bear (2020) - Unity Bear (2020)
New Bears
TBA (2021)
Care Bear Cousins
Brave Heart Lion (1985) - Bright Heart Raccoon (1985) - Cozy Heart Penguin (1985) - Gentle Heart Lamb (1985) - Lotsa Heart Elephant (1985) - Loyal Heart Dog (1985) - Playful Heart Monkey (1985) - Proud Heart Cat (1985) - Swift Heart Rabbit (1985) - Treat Heart Pig (1985) - Noble Heart Horse (1986)
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