updated 04/18/2011 AT 3:00 PM ET
•originally published 04/18/2011 AT 12:15 PM ET
Row, row, row your boat … and wear a helmet!
A romantic ride turned scary for The Bachelorette’s Ali Fedotowsky on Sunday, when her kayak flipped over and she ended up in the hospital.
“Ali and Roberto had a little mishap when their kayak capsized this weekend,” her rep tells PEOPLE. “Ali was taken to the hospital and had five staples put in her head.”
The reality star, who is planning a wedding to The Bachelorette winner Roberto Martinez, Tweeted Sunday that she was going kayaking in La Jolla, Calif.