American Combat Kenpo
Carter Hargrave traveled to Ohio to present his new system for evaluation by the Soke or Grandmasters Board of the Martial Arts Hall of Fame. He submitted copies of his books, and did demonstrations to the board of Grandmasters during the day, abd upon request demonstrated techniques. He was awarded the title of Soke or Founder of an entirely new system.
Before that day he had simply called his art Combat Martial Arts or Combat Kempo. The new style of American Combat officially was born. The style is a hybrid or a mixed martial art that hargrave highly modified the styles of, Karate, Jujitsu, and Kobujitsu (Weapons). He is also on the board of Soke and World Grandmasters Council.