Coming through the youth system at Western Province Reuben Johannes represented at Western Province at the Under-16 Grant Khomo Week & Craven Week between 2006 & 2008.
He played further games for the Under-19 and Under-21 teams and was included in Western Province's squad for the 2011 Vodacom Cup.
He made his first-class debut in the 56–9 victory over Namibian side Welwitschias.
In 2012, he was once again included in the Vodacom Cup squad and made a further four appearances, scoring two tries.
At the end of 2012, South Africa Sevens manager Paul Treu called him into the squad for the 2012 Gold Coast Sevens leg of the 2012–13 IRB Sevens World Series.
He also represented Maties in the 2011 and 2013 Varsity Cup competitions.
He joined Nelspruit-based side the Pumas for the 2016 season
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