With Friday's Qualifying and Saturday's Draw complete, all the preliminaries are now sorted in Henley-on-Thames. The crews filling the Henley Boat Tents now know how their path to the weekend might unfold, and which crews could stand in their way.
If you have yet to pore over the full Draw, here is a quick look at the first opponent each US crew will face in the coming week.
Check back tomorrow as row2k's regatta coverage starts in earnest with our breakdown of the Draw and how the racing might play out beyond these opening round matchups, both for the US crews and some of the other notable home and international crews that figure to be ones to watch this coming week.
Note: Entries selected by the Stewards going into the draw are marked with a "*" below. The US entry is listed first, and the races in each event are listed in the order in which they appear on the Draw Sheet linked above.
Grand Challenge Cup - M8+
US Men's 8 vs. GB Men's Eight (semi-final)
Remenham Challenge Cup - W8+
Univ of Washington vs *Rowing Australia
*US Women's Eight vs Winner of Thames & Cal vs Leander
Ladies Challenge Plate - M8+<br> *Yale HWT vs Molesey & Merchantile (AUS)
*Univ of California vs Thames & Army R.C.
*Dartmouth HWT vs Njord & Maastricht (NED)
Thames Challenge Cup - M8+
Riverside "B" vs *Munchener Ruderclub von 1880 (GER)
*Riverside "A" vs Cambridge '99
Wargrave Challenge Cup - W8+
*Riverside vs Upper Thames
Temple Challenge Cup - M8+
Yale LWT "A" vs Santa Clara
*Univ of Washington vs Cambridge Univ
UC Irvine vs Shiplake
Yale LWT "B" vs *D.S.R. Laga (NED)
Georgetown LWT vs Edinburgh Univ "B"
Drexel vs Oxford Brookes "B"
Bucknell vs U.S.R. Triton Laga (NED)
Univ of California vs UBC (CAN)
Island Challenge Cup - W8+
*Univ of California vs winner of Edinburg "B" vs Sydney Univ (AUS)
*Brown vs New Castle Univ
*Yale vs winner of Princeton vs UBC (CAN)
Princeton vs UBC (CAN)
Univ of Washington vs Edinburgh "A"
Princess Elizabeth Challenge Cup - JM8+
*Brunswick School vs Westminster School
Groton School vs *Eton College
*Woodrow Wilson HS vs Reading Blue Coat School
Brooks School vs Hampton School
Prince Philip Challenge Trophy - JW8+
Green Lake vs *St. Edward's School
*Winter Park Crew vs Tideway Scullers
Visitors' Challenge Cup - M4-
Univ of Washington vs *A.A.S.R. Skoll & A.A.S.R Skadi (NED) Wyfold Challenge Cup - M4-
Los Gatos vs Marlow "B"
Queen Mother Challenge Cup - W4x
US Women vs New Zealand (semi-final)
Princess Grace Challenge Cup - W4x
Univ of California vs ANU & Huon (AUS)
*Cambridge BC & Craftsbury GRP (USA) vs winner of Cal vs ANU & Huon
Brown vs Leander "A"
Fawley Challenge Cup - JM4x
*Los Gatos vs winner of Westminster School vs Hertford Cathedral School
*Dolphin Club vs winner of Methodist College, Belfast vs Tideway Scullers
Diamond Jubilee Challenge Cup - JW 4x
*Redwood Scullers vs winner of George Heriot's School vs Tideway Scullers
Prince Albert Challenge Cup - M4+
Univ of Washington vs Univ College, Dublin (IRL)
*Univ of California "A" vs Drexel
UCLA vs D.S.R. Proteus-Eretes (NED)
*Univ of California "B" vs Bucknell
Silver Goblets & Nickalls' Challenge Cup - M2-
S. Pienaar & W. Stocovaz (USA) vs Smith & Mirow (AUS)
Hambleden Pairs Challenge Cup - W2-
L.R. Edmunds & K.S. King-Smith (Yale) vs Weaver & Warner
*M. Musnicki & J. Morrison vs winner of Edmunds & King Smith vs Weaver & Warner
S. Mirfin & M. Frampton (UW) vs Shirlow & Logan
L. Ahyi & F. Van Westreenen (Cal) vs Foulds & Halpin
Double Sculls Challenge Cup - M2x
*J.S. Liu & Z.D. Heese (USA) vs winner of Mulder & Boonstra (NED) vs Kleshnev & Cartwright
S.T. Rosts & A. Krol (USA) vs Hull & Thompson
Stonor Challenge Trophy - W2x
*M.M. Reckford & M.A. Sechser vs Cooke & Drake-Lee
M. Baher & H. Mead vs *Buriak & Kobus-Zawojska (UKR/POL)
Diamond Challenge Sculls - M1x
*B.K. Davison vs M. Zawojski (POL)
Princess Royal Challenge Cup - W1x
*K.M. Kohler vs B.S. Kennedy
T. Schendekehl vs M. Lobnig (AUT)