But it wasn't without controversy.
Olympic medalists will fight for Commonwealth medals this weekend. A quick look back at the big moments in the Friendly Games.
A sporting event forged from a colonial past featuring a potpourri of nations seems like an odd idea. But when it comes to triathlon, these "Friendly Games" are a really big deal.
Bermuda's Flora Duffy continued to prove herself to be the top triathlete in the world.