The pipes have played, Kylie’s flirted with half-naked men, and your mate in work has finally stopped pretending he knows anything about lawn bowls. Yes, Glasgow 2014 is over.
Even the Scottish weather couldn’t put a dampener on this year’s Commonwealth Games, which have been hailed as the best ever. But while the hosts can be proud of keeping us occupied for 11 days, there are some moments that we will find very hard to forget from this year’s Games.
From Usain Bolt’s dodgy dancing to adorable Scotties via royal photobombs and Tom Daley’s torso, here are 10 things we’ve learned from the Commonwealth Games.
1. They may be the best in the world, but athletes are terrible dancers:
Usain Bolt dancing to The Proclaimers: classic running man action there from the Jamaican.
Check out David Katoatau’s boogie after winning weightlifting gold, and Clare Balding and Katherine Grainger shimmying in the commentary box during the closing ceremony.
2. Glasgow knows how to confront the BIG questions: