Her refusal to dive off the 23-foot platform was an automatic disqualifier.
"I'm so sorry everybody," she said. "This is the first time in my life I've quit something. This will haunt me for the rest of my life."
Wilkinson had been paired with Rory Bushfield in the synchronized diving challenge. Bushfield had been advised by doctors not to dive because he ruptured an eardrum during practice.
After the episode aired, Wilkinson responded on Twitter to "haters" disappointed at her decision.
Damn I got a lot of hate tonight but ill take it.Big mistake signing up for the show. Sorry I let you all down.— Kendra Wilkinson (@KendraWilkinson) April 3, 2013
Thank u to all those who supported me last night.Means a lot you stuck by my side.Today's a new day and I'm still proud. #Shutuphaters— Kendra Wilkinson (@KendraWilkinson) April 3, 2013
I have no disappointment in myself. I did what I could n that was that. Diving is just not my thing n I found that out throughout the show.— Kendra Wilkinson (@KendraWilkinson) April 3, 2013
I was supposed to quit with last weeks dive but I didn't and did it. Felt amazing and it was a huge accomplishment to me and my family.— Kendra Wilkinson (@KendraWilkinson) April 3, 2013
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