SKM Badminton tournament was conceived by the loving family of Mrs. Shantha Kumari to keep her memory alive. Binod Menon, the son of Mrs. Shantha Kumari is the main backbone of this tournament. Binod is assisted by a committee of 7, all of whom are friends and fellow shuttle badminton enthusiasts of Binod.
The tournament is open to all shuttle badminton lovers in WA of South Asian Federation countries origin. There are 2 categories of players for this event; Category A is for the better players (professional, semi-professional and high calibre players). Category B is for all other badminton lovers. SKM tournament is funded by the family of Mrs. Shantha Kumari, along with support from the local community and businesses, in the form of sponsorship and prize contributions. This is an annual tournament and is being held every year in the Month of March.