LAKE PLACID Ironman USA is now hiring for temporary positions during the 2008 Ironman USA triathlon in Lake Placid from July 14-22. North American Sports will have an Ironman USA Lake Placid merchandise tent in the Athletes Village on Thursday through Monday. Job duties will vary depending upon days of work and may include tent set-up, racking, product move-in and retail sales. These are paid positions. If you are interested and are friendly, dependable, and available please contact Kathy Pfohl at 523-2445 x110 for more information. High school and college students encouraged to apply. Ironman USA will be coming back to Lake Placid for the 10th Anniversary on Sunday, July 20 with the traditional three event format including a 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike, and 26.2 mile run. Volunteers may register at www.ironmanusa.com.