Definitions for "Medalist"
The golfer with the lowest competition qualifying score.
the player in a stroke play (medal play), competition with the fewest strokes/lowest score. The winner.
(golf) the winner at medal play of a tournament
Keywords:  downhill, merit, reward, skiing, gold
One who has gained a medal as the reward of merit; as, the gold medalist in downhill skiing.
A person that is skilled or curious in medals; a collector of medals.
Keywords:  won, someone
someone who has won a medal
Keywords:  designer
A designer of medals.